Dear Savvy Senior: Is acupuncture a viable treatment for pain and is it covered by Medicare? Since the pandemic hit, I have a lot of lower bac…

Dear Savvy Senior: What tips can you recommend for making a bathroom senior-friendly? My 78-year-old mother has mobility problems and fell get…

Dear Savvy Senior: I understand that a portion of my Social Security benefits may be taxable when I retire. Can you tell me how to calculate this? —

Dear Savvy Senior: I am the caregiver for my 81-year-old mother, who recently fell and broke her hip, and have a lot of questions about how or…

Dear Savvy Senior: I recently read an article about robotic pets being a great substitute for pet-loving seniors who can’t have or take care o…

Dear Savvy Senior: My mom, who’s 76, has become more forgetful lately and is worried she may be getting Alzheimer’s disease. What resources ca…

Dear Savvy Senior: Writing a will has never been a high priority to me but this lingering coronavirus crisis has changed my thinking. Can you …

Dear Savvy Senior: I know there will be a small cost-of-living increase in Social Security benefits next year, but what about Medicare? What w…

Dear Savvy Senior: With the local Social Security offices closed due to COVID-19, what is the best way to apply for Social Security retirement…

Dear Savvy Senior: I’m interested in tracking down some old friends I’ve lost touch with over the years but could use some help. What websites…

Dear Savvy Senior: Will my Medicare benefits be affected if Obamacare is overturned by the Supreme Court? — Concerned Beneficiary

Dear Savvy Senior: What tips can you recommend for finding affordable prescription eyeglasses? I used to have vision insurance through work bu…

Dear Savvy Senior: What is the best way to find online therapy services for my anxiety and depression? I just turned 63 and have become increa…

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Dear Savvy Senior: I understand that COVID-19 hits smokers a lot harder than nonsmokers but quitting at my age is very difficult. Does Medicar…

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