Category: Computers lessons

Teaching Senior Citizens to use technology to improve their lives.

Medicare Open Enrollment – October 15-December 7, 2017

It’s that time of year again to consider making changes to your existing Medicare Plans (Part C or Part D). Medicare’s Open Enrollment period gives all beneficiaries the opportunity to make changes to their plans as their lives and needs change. If you have never enrolled in Medicare, this period is not for you. If…
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September 25, 2017 0

The Senior Tutor Expands into Cincinnati

Press Release The Senior Tutor                                                                                                    …
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July 1, 2017 0

Tax season scams target seniors online

Tax advice and resources for senior citizens, Dayton, OH Tax season is upon us, which means it’s also tax scam time. As more and more seniors plug into technology, they’re falling victim to scammers who target older adults. A local expert explains how to recognize scams and keep yourself and your loved ones safe during…
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January 28, 2017 0

About Lumosity.com

Lumosity.com – Give it a try.  It’s a free membership! At Lumos Labs, we believe in helping people keep their brains challenged. That’s why we created a simple online tool to allow anyone to train core cognitive abilities. We’re scientists and designers working together From neuroscience to visual art, we combine many diverse disciplines to…
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October 29, 2016 0

Why you should change your Yahoo password and how to do it

Do you now, or have you ever, had a Yahoo email? I have seen a lot of my senior citizen clients who have Yahoo email accounts. Even if you had one in the past twenty years and didn’t actually close it, you need to go in and change your password for Yahoo.


September 29, 2016 0

The Senior Tutor helps older people (article from Dayton Daily News)

Area seniors practice their tablet skills during a workshop with Marianne Bailey, who leads classes for seniors on a variety of tech topics. CONTRIBUTED


August 2, 2015 0

Boomers Are Not a Generation New To Technology

by Jim Gilmartin, June 1, 2015 Boomers adopt tablets, wearable devices and other technologies just as energetically as younger users, according to participants at last year’s Booming Tech forum, which focused on the use of technology in that generation. Boomers “are not a generation new to technology,” said Joseph Coughlin, director of the AgeLab at…
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June 4, 2015 0

Siri for Seniors: 45 Commands that Will Make Your Life Easier

By Denise Burke Siri, Apple’s personal assistant, allows you to use your voice to set reminders, send messages, read email, search for information and much, much, more. The following useful Siri Commands can be used on the iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPad (IOS 5 and higher), iPad mini, and the iPod Touch. Use this list as…
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May 30, 2015 0

How to Have a Better YouTube Viewing Experience

by: Jill Feigelman, 04/13/2015 Chances are at that one point or another you’ve run into a YouTube video – most likely on Facebook or on a site like Senior Planet. Here are some tips and tricks for making the most of your viewing experience, from getting rid of ads to watching full-screen. While these tips are specific…
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May 30, 2015 0