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Got a question about healthcare, housing, money, travel? Or anything for that matter. Publisher Larry W. Hayes will share “30+ years of wisdom.”

During the past 12 years as owner/publisher of ActiveOver50 media, I’ve been asked dozens of questions about a host of things, including housing, healthcare, money, transportation, travel, starting a business, singles clubs —you name it.

Although I don’t claim to be an expert on all of these topics, I do know a little about some things. Or know someone who does.

That’s what this column is all about. Email me your questions on any topic…ASKLARRY@activeover50.com… and I’ll answer them the best I can. The best ones may appear in this column. Read More


“Are Backyard Homes A Good Idea?”

Q: My wife and I recently moved to San Jose from Denver to be near our daughter and her family. We can’t afford to buy a home here because of the crazy housing prices. Our daughter and son-in-law want us to build a small home in their backyard. We own our home in Denver and could sell that property to pay for the new backyard home. We’re in our late 60’s and retired. Good idea? –P.S, San Jose, CA.

A: It could be a “win-win” for everyone. Backyard homes offer many benefits including... Read More.


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