Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen budget ’

TIPS FOR SENIOR GROCERY SHOPPING

Mar 12th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Shopping Tips Aid Senior Citizen Budget Senior Citizen Journal writes a lot about shopping tips and senior citizen discounts that help stretch the senior fixed income.  Senior finances remain one of the top 10 concerns of seniors everywhere.  Seniors find they save money if they apply discipline to their shopping expeditions. SCJ editors have come [...]



Senior Finances: Staying on a Budget

Aug 24th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

A friend complained last year about being unable to stay on her fixed-income budget.  She said no matter what she did, she always had to dig in to her savings and investments.  And she is increasingly concerned about those resources eventually drying up.  I asked her if she just needed to whine, or did she really want [...]