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    • Learn How to Spot a Scam

      People work hard to build an empire of wealth, happiness, and security. This diligently sculpted estate is a feat worthy of being proud of. Unfortunately, there are scammers living in the world that do not follow this esteemed route. These individuals will use different scams, such as phishing, to take advantage of others. Defend yourself from these dishonorable con-artists by learning how to spot a...

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    • Technology Today: Top Apps for Baby Boomers

      Technology is not just for millennials and young professionals. New technology, including smart phone innovations and apps, has been increasingly developed to meet the needs of people 55 and up.   Many apps for smart phones and tablets focus on ways to keep seniors active and engaged by making it easier for them to connect with other people. Other apps focus on quality of life,...

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    • The Best Date Night Restaurants in The Woodlands

      The Woodlands, Texas is full of great restaurants to take your sweetheart on a romantic night out. Whether you're looking to sweep a blind date off their feet or are getting a rare date night out away from the kids, these popular local restaurants are sure to impress.   Via Emilia Italian Restaurant Tucked away in a quiet neighborhood, the dark lighting and piano player give Via Emilia...

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    • An Important Mission: Meals on Wheels of Montgomery County

      Meals on Wheels is an organization dedicated to helping the elderly. There are branches all over the world, including in Montgomery County. The program started out as a way to bring food to senior citizens who are homebound, but it has grown into so much more. Now, Meals on Wheels offers Breakfast Bags, group dining, and rides for seniors who aren't able to drive themselves....

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    • Free Mortgage Calculator

      For prospective homebuyers, knowing what you can afford is a crucial step of your home search. This free mortgage calculator will help ensure you stay within budget during your initial search phase. Of course, there's no substitute for contacting a mortgage lender, as there may be additional programs and benefits available to you as well. It's also good practice to reach out to your lender...

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    • Advantages of Living in an HOA Neighborhood

      Homes in HOA neighborhoods are the perfect places to live for people who enjoy having a sense of unity with their neighbors. HOA stands for Homeowner Association. A homeowner association is an organization that sets rules and regulations for homes located within its boundaries. These organizations are usually formed when a neighborhood is first developed and often run by the people who buy the homes. Home buyers agree to become members of the...

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    • Where to Find Local Restaurants That Offer Senior Citizen Discounts

      Locating the perfect restaurant is challenging. The ideal establishment has to have great food and fantastic service, as well as offer senior citizens a discount. Typically to unearth this information, many people will go to a restaurant's website. Unfortunately, restaurants do not disclose whether they offer senior citizens a discount very often. The following restaurant compilation is a detailed list of all the restaurants that offer senior...

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    • Top Events in The Woodlands in April

      Life in The Woodlands, Texas is always fun. We have good proximity to other areas, such as a reasonable commute to Houston but there's no need to leave town for amenities and entertainment. Homeowners find a lot to do right here!   With the weather warming up in April, events this month are taking an outdoor focus. These are some events coming up this month...

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    • How to Live a Healthier, Longer Life: Move!

      It should come as no surprise to anyone that active people generally enjoy greater health and longevity than couch potatoes, but a recent study of nearly 4,000 Swedish seniors suggests that sitting may actually be actively harmful. The good news, according to the same study, is that “activity” does not have to mean “exercise.”   Most previous studies have focused on the benefits of exercise while...

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    • Three Fun Hobbies That Will Help You Stay Healthy and Active in Retirement

      If you think retirement is all about long stretches of quiet days at home with nothing to do, think again. Today's retirees are adopting fun, challenging hobbies that help them stay active and engaged every day. Here are three hobbies that will keep your retirement healthy and exhilarating.   Learn a new language. Learning a new language is not only fun, but may also be good...

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