Savvy Senior: 2020 Census Offers Temporary Jobs Suited for Retirees

Dear Savvy Senior,

The U.S. Census Bureau is in the process of recruiting thousands of workers for temporary jobs to help collect valuable data for the 2020 Census, and retirees are ideal candidates. Can you write a column to get the word out? Thanks for your help!

– Census Recruiter

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Grief Relief: 10 Signs You Are Managing Grief in Healthy Ways

While making the journey through grief, it is often hard to know if we are managing grief in healthy ways.

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Go to the Doctor! Changing the Cultural Mindset that Drives Men Away from the Doctor’s Office

Compared to women, American men perform miserably on most measures of health behaviors, but perhaps the most serious affliction men exhibit is their healthcare attention gap.

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Libraries Lend More than Just Books

Your public library just might be one of the most underused resources in your community.

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Savvy Senior: Simplified Cellphones for Users with Hearing Problems

Dear Savvy Senior,

Can you recommend some basic, simplified cellphones for seniors with hearing loss? My 82-year-old father needs to get a new cellphone for occasional calls or emergencies, but he needs something that’s easy to use and one that he can hear on.

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Tech Talk: Slow Computers: When Is it Time for a New One?

Question: My computer is running slower and slower, it seems, and I’m not sure if it’s worth upgrading. Is there any hope for this old machine?

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Grief Relief: 7 Ways to Grieve Mindfully

Mounting scientific evidence from scores of universities strongly suggests that mindfulness not only reduces stress, but also gently builds an inner strength so that future stressors have less impact on our happiness and physical well-being.

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Savvy Senior: Deciding What to Do in Retirement

Dear Savvy Senior,

I just turned 62 and am financially prepared for retirement, but I’m less certain about how to spend my time after leaving work. Can you recommend some resources or tools that can help me with this?

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Tech Talk: Be Wary of Websites Warning of Computer Viruses

Question: What do I do when I’m browsing the web and my computer suddenly flashes a warning telling me my computer has infections and I should call a number on the screen to have them removed?

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