The National Council on Aging's annual aging survey results are out. The aging love technology, but it would be more widely adopted were there less barriers like cost and know-how.
Many seniors are worried about their Aug. 3 Social Security payment. But even without a debt-limit deal, they will almost certainly keep getting their Social Security checks.
Reverse mortgages granted in 2010 were down nearly a third from levels in 2009, due to stricter regulations and the housing slump. While some see reverse mortgages as a sophisticated tool, many say it's only a last resort.