Does money really bring happiness?

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According to a recent lifestyle study over 50s are far more bothered with their bank balance than they are about their health. The majority of over 50s prioritized saving money for their hobbies and travelling during retirement over their own wellness. What is more important to you? Your health or your wealth, personally I believe that wealth isn’t necessarily the key to happiness. Having a lot...

How safe are social networks?

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Surprisingly 92% of over 50s use a social network to share images and stay in touch with friends with 82 percent logging in more that once a day!  At the moment there is a Facebook fad going on amongst over 50s as they are now finding their feet with the new uses of the internet.  Not only are people finding their feet but they are becoming obsessed with technology and all its wonders.  As well...

Over 50s ignoring sun safety advice

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A recent Telegraph article expressed concerns that “over-50s, with their ‘it won’t happen to me’ attitude” are dangerously at risk of skin cancer.   At over50s.com we want you to look after yourself so here are the Skin Cancer Foundation’s advise on staying safe in the sun: 1. Seek the shade, especially between 10am and 4pm 2. Do not burn 3. Avoid tanning and never...