Savvy Senior: How to track down a lost pension

Dear Savvy Senior, What tips can you offer for tracking down a lost pension from a previous employer? About to Retire It’s not unusual for a worker to lose track of a pension benefit. Perhaps ...

Savvy Senior: Understanding Medicare enrollment

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you give me a rundown on Medicare’s enrollment choices and rules along with when and how to apply? I turn 65 next year and want to make sure I know what to do. Almost Retired   Savvy ...

Savvy Senior: Easier screenings for colon cancer

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR, Are there any easier alternatives to a colonoscopy to check for colon cancer? I’m in my sixties and would like to be tested, but hate the idea of drinking all that laxative solution, ...

Savvy Senior: Simplified Smartphone Options for Tech-Shy Seniors

Dear Savvy Senior: I’m interested in getting my 72-year-old mother a smartphone, but want to get one that’s very easy for her to use. What can you recommend? —Shopping Around Dear ...