How to protect your eyes from macular degeneration

Dear Savvy Senior, Is macular degeneration hereditary? My mother lost her vision from it before she died a few years ago, and now at age 65, I’m ... Read more

How to choose the best place to retire

Dear Savvy Senior, My wife and I will both be retiring in a year or two and are interested in moving to a smaller house in ... Read more

When and how Social Security checks are delivered

Dear Savvy Senior, I plan to apply for my Social Security benefits in September. When can I expect my first check? And, is direct deposit my ... Read more

Simplified cellphones for seniors 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 ... Read more