Top Tips for Gearing Up to Go

Summer is a time for fun. Follow these travel-inspired “to-dos,” to protect yourself while traveling or preparing to travel. Lock down your login Your usernames and passwords are not enough to protect key accounts like email, banking and social media. Get ready for your summer trek by fortifying your online accounts and enabling the strongest […]

Top Tips for Gearing Up to Go

It’s summertime, and if you’re one of the many in vacation mode, follow these online safety tips when traveling for greater confidence and peace of mind when planning and also while enjoying. Online Safety Tips When Traveling: Top Tips for Gearing Up to Go Lockdown Your Login Your usernames and passwords are not enough to […]

Considerations for Those Looking to Travel this Summer

If you’re thinking about traveling this summer away from your local community, consider these coronavirus traveling tips to protect yourself and others during your trip. 6 Coronavirus Traveling Tips • Clean and wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after you have been in a public place, after […]

4 Ways to Avoid Online Coronavirus Scams and Fraud

Cybercriminals continue to seize on coronavirus fears by using online scams to extract internet users’ personal and financial information. These scams are sent through email, texts, or social media, and they claim to provide coronavirus awareness by offering virus prevention products and/or they may ask for donations to a charity. They often appear legitimate, so […]

5 Tips for Stress-Free Budgeting

Spending less than we make is often a challenge. We know the benefits: it helps prevent debt, we’re able to save for emergencies, and we have more money to put away for retirement. However, spending less can be really difficult to accomplish. Here are 5 tips for budgeting. Understand the Goal The ultimate goal is […]

Fun Activities to do With Your Kids at Home

It isn’t easy to be holed up at home with just your family for company. After two days, you may be thinking there isn’t enough coffee or chocolate in this world for a parent who’s stuck home with their kids for weeks at a time. As the parent, though, you have the unique opportunity to […]

5 Stay-at-Home Cooking Tips

If you’re practicing social distancing and staying at home, you most likely have time to try out recipes you wouldn’t normally be able to. Check out these 5 stay-at-home cooking tips below. Play Around with Staple Ingredients Many people keep things like dried beans in their panties. Why not cook them in their basic form […]

All You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Stimulus Plan

After days of negotiations and last-minute changes, the Senate and the White House have signed a historic $2 trillion stimulus plan to help mitigate the economic fallout of COVID-19. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) will put cash directly into people’s pockets, provide desperately needed funding for hospitals, and help struggling businesses […]

Beware of scams related to the coronavirus

Scammers are taking advantage of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to con people into giving up their money. Though the reason behind their fraud is new, their tactics are familiar. It can be even harder to prevent scams right now because people 65 and older aren’t interacting with as many friends, neighbors and senior service providers […]