Tag Archives: Active Adult Living

5 Money Saving Tips for Christmas

Christmas is the worst time of the year for your finances. There are so many gifts to buy and people to visit. So many meals to organize and people to entertain. No matter how you plan it, December is a time when you spend the most amount of money. This is an unavoidable fact. If you missed your chance at shopping on Black Friday, here are some money saving tips that you can try out this Christmas.

How to Reduce Expenses in Retirement

Many seniors find it very difficult to manage with the fixed income they have in retirement. This makes a significant impact on how they live during their golden years. If you are worried about your cost of living, during retirement, here are some ways you can reduce expenses in retirement.

Questions to Ask when Buying a Condo

If you are sick of mowing the lawn or worrying about the exterior of your home you should consider retiring to a condominium community. If you decide to go for a condo community, there are a few questions you need to ask when doing so. Here are four of them.

Medical Tests for Men in their 50s

You have come to a stage in your life where you know your priorities. Family and work life used to be on top of your list. Now, after reaching 50, your health should also be in the first three. If you wish to enjoy the rest of your life and savor every moment of it with family and friends, you should consider getting these medical tests. The regularity of these tests depends on your doctor.

Developing a Sharper Mind with Brain-Boosting Foods

As we age, memory and cognitive functions start to decline. This naturally occurs with the aging process. However, we should not sit back and let it happen. We should do everything possible to delay this process. One of these is eating the right foods. Here are some brain boosting foods that support healthy cognitive function and improve memory.

Things to Look Forward to in Retirement

For most people, it is not easy easing into retirement. Most seniors may be ready to give up the working world and would have save a comfortable nest egg. However, many seniors worry about what they would do once they are retired. Here are a few things you can look forward to in retirement.

Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest?

Oktoberfest is a two-week festival held every year in Munich, Germany. Starting in late September, it runs through early October. More than 6 million people attend this huge festival each year to have fun – and drink lots and lots of beer. While the main celebration for Oktoberfest is held in Munich, Germany, this celebration is also held in various other cities across the world, including the US. Here are some of the biggest and the best places in the USA which hold Oktoberfest celebrations.

Technology Gadgets for Seniors

Seniors are quite tech-savvy these days. Give them an Ipad and they know exactly what to do with it. More than 80% of seniors know how to use the internet. If you are not one of these seniors, it’s time you got with the program. Here are a few technology gadgets you really need in your life.