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Antonio Banderas Says Society's Double Standard Of Aging Is 'Ridiculous'

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.24.2015 | Fifty

Antonio Banderas says society, not just Hollywood, is to blame for the unfair pressures put on women today to maintain their youthful sex appeal. ...

Passion Without A Paycheck Is No Retirement At All

John Tarnoff | Posted 05.24.2015 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Boomers with the assets and support to retire comfortably represent a smaller and smaller segment of the aging population in our country. Hammered by the Great Recession, reduced pension plans, rising healthcare costs, corporate downsizing, as well as by ageism and reduced opportunities for employment, boomers are going to be increasingly squeezed financially.

Changing Channels

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.24.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


A New Preschool for the 50 Plus Crowd!

Stephanie D. Lewis | Posted 05.23.2015 | Fifty
Stephanie D. Lewis

I found something a bit more suited for our age group. And even though some of my classmates have had their arthritis flare up while finger-painting, we still have ourselves a blast.

High-School Sweethearts Married 75 Years Say Time Flies When You're In Love

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.23.2015 | Fifty

They met as teenagers and went to prom together. But Daisie and Bill Beadnell say they never would have imagined they'd be celebrating their 75th wedd...

Do You Hear What I Hear?

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.23.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Who Do You Trust?

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Rich or Famous?

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


7 Tips For A Happier Work Life

Nancy Roman | Posted 05.22.2015 | Fifty
Nancy Roman

No one likes his job every single minute. You are always going to have good days and bad days. Don't complain constantly - especially at work, but also in restaurants, on Facebook, at the gym... you could be overheard. And when someone asks you about your job: If overall you like it well enough, you say, "It's pretty good." And if it is terrible, say, "I'm learning a lot."

Why You Should Stop Comparing Others' Highlight Reels With Your Behind-The-Scenes

Joe Seldner | Posted 05.22.2015 | Fifty
Joe Seldner

Most parents with adult children seem reluctant to discuss - or admit - to their children's problems, even with close friends. I understand that. First - and for me foremost - I'm a private person and don't feel an Oprah or Maury Povich-like itch to reveal my personal reality show to the world.

Call Waiting

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.21.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


5 Things You Should Know About Your Mattress

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ellen Breslau | Posted 03.20.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM If you’re someone who loves to sleep, your bed might be the most important piece of furniture in your house. And e...

Do As I Say...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.20.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Want To Retire Early? Consider These 5 Things First

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Daisy Chan | Posted 03.20.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM You’ve had enough of the crazy commute, lots of hours and the endless to-dos, and dream of an early retirement? We ...

What Happens if 911 Gets a Call and Nobody Is Talking?

Quora | Posted 05.19.2015 | Crime

The call-taker will ask the caller to make a noise or tap the phone to confirm the caller needs help. Sometimes the call might be an erroneous "butt dial" or it could be someone under duress or suffering a medical emergency that impairs speech (such as a stroke).

And the Cow Jumped Over the Moon

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.19.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Side by Side

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.18.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Practically Speaking

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.17.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Twiggy, 65, On Why She's Not Hanging Up Her Leather Pants Any Time Soon

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.17.2015 | Fifty

She may be in her 60s, but fashion icon and designer Twiggy says she won't be hanging up the leather pants any time soon. "I refuse to say women o...

Different Drum

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.16.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Which Way Is Up?

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.15.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Lumosity Isn't Just Honing My Brain, It's Judging It

Debbie Galant | Posted 05.15.2015 | Fifty
Debbie Galant

Lumosity, in case you don't know, is a game platform marketed as the latest and greatest in neuroscience. It's not just a suite of games, it's a suite of games designed by Ph.D.'s to sharpen your brain.Or, if you prefer to look at it cynically, it's a digital rabbit's foot to ward off Alzheimer's.

The Way This Woman Got Back At Her Cheating Boyfriend Is Just Perfect

Mary McLaurine | Posted 05.06.2015 | Fifty
Mary McLaurine

About five years ago, I abruptly ended a 10 year relationship with a man I loved and trusted. Being 54 at the time made it that much harder as the prospect of finding someone else I was so compatible with at my age seemed grim at best.

3 Surefire Ways To Beat The Job Search Blues

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 05.15.2015 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Attitude is everything... especially in a job search. But looking for work is hard and filled with mounting frustrations and multiple rejections. So how will you keep upbeat and positive? How can you pull yourself out of the slumps and setbacks so inherent to the process?

Only Fair Weather

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.14.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss