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Residential property-tax refund and credit programs exist in nearly every state, but unfortunately few people know about them
BY JIM MILLER | December 2, 2022 at 3:52 p.m.

When to Apply for Social Security?

For your specific circumstances, would it be better for you to start getting benefits early or to wait?

How to Buy Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids

The new FDA approved over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids that started rolling out this fall are a real game changer

General Enrollment Period for Medicare Part B

You have another chance each year during the General Enrollment Period, January 1 to March 31

Top Financial Scams Targeting Seniors Today

What are the most common scams today that target elderly seniors?

Protecting Loved Ones from Elder Abuse

Are you concerned about protecting your older relatives and friends from elder abuse?

Recycling Right, Plus Reduce and Reuse More

Recycling is only one part of the solution to the growing problem of plastic waste

Daily Money Managers Can Help Seniors with Financial Chores

"It sounds like your mom could use a good daily money manager..."

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Understanding Social Security Benefits

Social Security provides benefits for surviving family members when a someone eligible for Social Security dies

What You’ll Pay for Medicare in 2023

What will our Medicare Part B monthly premiums and other Medicare costs be in 2023?

Social Security Increases

In case you haven’t already heard the news, Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits will increase 8.7 percent in 2023

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Why tracing your family tree could be a hobby that lasts generations

One of the best things about tracing your family tree is that it can bring you closer to your living relatives

How Much Does an Average Funeral Cost?

"How much does a typical funeral and body burial cost today?"

Reporting Life Changes to Social Security With SSI

Did you know that certain life changes can affect your Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments?

Free Online Hearing Tests You Can Take at Home

Online and app-based hearing tests can serve as a great screening tool