Medicare Phone Scam – Beware!


The U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services has posted a notice of a phone scam soliciting credit card and other identity information from seniors. The callers try to portray themselves as Medicare representatives, offering free diabetic supplies. Here’s the story, from HHS.gov:

HHS HealthBeat

Calling out Medicare Scams

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Nicholas Garlow, HHS HealthBeat.

Diabetes patients, beware when you pick up the phone. Continue reading “Medicare Phone Scam – Beware!”

Bicycle guide job in the Grand Canyon


Great temp job for bicyclists who love the Arizona outdoors. Check it out!

Recreation Law

Bright Angel Bicycles LLC, (a guide owned business) is looking for help in our guiding dept. We have developed the first bicycle rental and tour services located at the South Rim and operate several tours per day. The tours operate seasonally March –November weather permitting. The tours run in two directions, the most popular is the Hermit Rd tour followed by the new edition to the park trail system Yaki Point tour!

The Hermit Rd tour starts with a shuttle ride from the Mather Point Visitors Center (M.P.V.C) to Hopi Pt., from there it is 5.5 miles and 90% downhill to Hermits Rest. Total time is 3 hours including shuttle ride. Tours depart at 10am and 3pm.

The Yaki Tour starts at the MPVC and rides along the newly constructed greenway trail to (you guessed it) Yaki Pt.! The ride has a 150 ft. elevation gain on the way to…

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Senior Wellth Launches for Arizona Boomers & Seniors


I’m Sharon Hill, and I am delighted to present my new blog, Senior Wellth, where I will focus on topics important to boomers and seniors, in Arizona as well as other parts of the U.S. We’ll talk about Medicare Supplements, Medicare Advantage, final expense and other insurance, fitness, second careers, entrepreneurship, budget, creating your memoirs and retirement planning and choices.

A life & health agent, my primary focus is on your health and well-being, and the peace of mind that comes with knowing your family will be able to honor your life at your passing – not pay your debts. A veteran journalist on senior topics, long-time work-at-home entrepreneur, oral history buff, telework and business management author and writer, and former advertising and sales & marketing manager, I am a boomer myself.

Email me or text me anytime. You can also follow me on Twitter, where I am @SeniorWellth.  If you work remotely or have an interest in doing so, please follow my @TeleworkGuru profile as well.  After I get settled in here, I’ll be launching an e-newsletter, to which you’ll be able to subscribe at no charge.  I look forward to sharing ideas with you, and helping us both prosper in the best years of our lives. Spamless, slur-free, on-topic comments are always welcome.