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4 Best Streaming Devices for Seniors

If you read our article on the best streaming services for seniors, we hope you were able to narrow down the list to one that suits your lifestyle. But your journey isn’t over just yet! Next, we’re going to look at the best streaming devices for seniors. There are several streaming devices to choose from, [...]

2022-09-01T15:45:12-07:00September 1st, 2022|Senior Technology|Comments Off on 4 Best Streaming Devices for Seniors

Will Part B Premiums Increase In 2023?

Are you, like most seniors, wondering whether your Medicare Part B premium will increase again in 2023? This question has been on many minds after the significant increase in cost from 2021 to 2022. The 2022 increase was the highest to date, leaving many Medicare beneficiaries wondering how their Part B premiums will change in [...]

2022-09-01T15:45:02-07:00September 1st, 2022|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Will Part B Premiums Increase In 2023?

Do Calls About Medicare Have to be Recorded?

As a senior, privacy is probably very important to you. At the same time, you need to be able to trust that your Medicare agent is carrying out what you intend for your policies. With that mind, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has made some changes to how seniors and agents interact. [...]

2022-07-30T19:53:01-07:00August 1st, 2022|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Do Calls About Medicare Have to be Recorded?

A Guide to the Best Streaming Services for Seniors

Gone are the days of cable TV! Today, streaming services are just as popular with seniors as they are with young adults. But it turns out cable televisions’ limited number of shows was a bit of a blessing. Choosing what to watch was pretty simple—you simply picked from whatever was on at the time. So [...]

2022-07-30T20:17:03-07:00August 1st, 2022|Senior Technology|Comments Off on A Guide to the Best Streaming Services for Seniors

Why More Seniors are Taking Up Forest Bathing—and How You Can Too!

When you hear the term forest bathing, you probably conjure the image of a sun-dappled pool in the midst of towering trees with intrepid explorers discovering and bathing in these wilderness gems. Sounds divine, right? But, unfortunately, not very accessible for seniors!  Luckily, this practice requires neither a physical forest nor actual bathing. Much like the [...]

2022-07-08T10:41:30-07:00July 1st, 2022|Senior Health & Wellness|Comments Off on Why More Seniors are Taking Up Forest Bathing—and How You Can Too!

Do I Have to Sign Up For Medicare if I Am Covered by My Spouse’s Insurance?

Turning 65 is a big moment. But, if you aren’t retiring, you’re at least considering the big life questions like where you want to spend your retirement and what quality of retirement you can afford. Not least of these questions is, “Do I have to sign up for Medicare if I am covered by my [...]

2022-07-08T10:38:41-07:00July 1st, 2022|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Do I Have to Sign Up For Medicare if I Am Covered by My Spouse’s Insurance?

Can I Drop My Employer Health Insurance For Medicare?

For many seniors, determining the right health insurance plan involves asking about the value of employer health insurance compared to Medicare. You may be turning 65, but that doesn’t mean you’re retiring, which leaves many seniors wondering what they should do. Can I drop my employer health insurance for Medicare? The short answer is yes, [...]

2022-07-08T10:36:44-07:00June 1st, 2022|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Can I Drop My Employer Health Insurance For Medicare?

Glimmers: Stop Doomscrolling and Focus on the Positive

We all want to connect with the world and with each other. We all want to be informed. The problem is, when you can't stop doomscrolling, the daily news can make humanity seem more bad than good. Over the past few years, you’ve read quite a bit on social media about all sorts of negative [...]

2022-07-08T10:35:43-07:00June 1st, 2022|Senior Health & Wellness|Comments Off on Glimmers: Stop Doomscrolling and Focus on the Positive

Missed Out on Plan F? Medicare Plan G Might be Right for You

If you’ve been in search of a Medicare Supplement Plan, or if you’re currently enrolled in Medicare Plan F, you might be hearing quite a bit about Medicare Plan G lately. Why? Well unfortunately, Medicare Supplement Plan F, which was long considered one of the best supplement plans, is no longer being offered to new [...]

2022-05-06T16:27:21-07:00May 6th, 2022|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Missed Out on Plan F? Medicare Plan G Might be Right for You

Feel Better and Be Better with These Two Great Reads for Seniors

There’s no better feeling than curling up with a good book. You’re holding a cup of tea, maybe you’re hearing the sound of rain outside, and suddenly all is right with the world. Reading has a healing effect. Books take us out of our daily lives, inform us and can help us forget our worries [...]

2022-05-03T13:50:00-07:00May 3rd, 2022|Senior Health & Wellness|Comments Off on Feel Better and Be Better with These Two Great Reads for Seniors