Presidential Greetings
Life Lessons & How Tos

Get Presidential Greetings from Presidents

My crotchety Uncle Charlie was oddly jubilant the day I called to wish him a Happy 85th Birthday. “You’ll never guess who I got a card from,” he gloated. As it happened, I knew. I had arranged for the president of the United States to send Charlie a personal birthday card. But I wasn’t about…

Buy A Used Car
Life Lessons & How Tos

How to Buy a Used Car: Advice for Seniors

Transportation should provide enjoyment, not a financial burden What enables people to be on time for a scheduled appointment, attend a favorite social event or recreational activity, or just drive on a pleasant summer day? What machine do many people get to know as if it were almost a member of the family? What enables…

Senior Airline Discounts: Best Senior Discounts
Life Lessons & How Tos Travel

Best Senior Airline Discounts: Senior Flight Discounts

The major U.S. airlines are struggling to stay afloat; personnel, routes, and frequencies are still being cut. At the same time, the “budget” carriers are expanding and multiplying. Although they do not offer any senior flight discounts, we’ve included these new no-frill airlines because their rates are so reasonable. Take a look at the best…

Save on Medications
Health & Medical Life Lessons & How Tos

10 Ways to Save on Medications

Everyone should be looking for ways to save on medications. Medications can be lifesavers, but they can also lead to nightmare situations. If you take more than a couple of prescriptions and over-the-counter (OTC) medications each day, making sure you have what you need when you need it is only half the battle. For many…

Best Senior Gifts
Life Lessons & How Tos

Best Senior Christmas Gifts: Least Popular Too

Today’s senior citizen is a tough bird to buy a Christmas. Take my buddy, J.C. Spitznagel. Like many seniors, over the (many) years he’s acquired pretty much all he ever wanted. He’s got the full complement of household appliances, a home entertainment center that has everything but the Rockettes – live. And more books, magazines,…

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