Archive for Technology

  • Calendar of Events - November 2017 Calendar of Events – November 2017

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Quad Cities Alzheimer’s Association – Are you or someone you know a caregiver for someone with Alzheimer’s? Free educational classes are being offered for people with dementia, their families, and those who professionally serve them. Get support from ...

  • Notes from Triad Notes from Triad

    Fraud Against Seniors The FBI’s Common Fraud Schemes webpage provides tips on how you can protect yourself and your family from fraud. Senior citizens especially should be aware of fraud schemes for the following reasons: Senior citizens are most likely to have a “nest egg,” to own the...

  • Experience Hearing Technology November 14 in Bettendorf Experience Hearing Technology November 14 in Bettendorf

    By Dr. Molly Parker Audiologist and Owner Parker Audiolology, P.C. 2017 has been marked with so many new technologies in the hearing world! Simply stated, hearing technology works more intelligently than ever. Check out our Fall Hearing Event on Tuesday November 14 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bettendorf...

  • November – A Month to Give Thanks November – A Month to Give Thanks

    By Eloise Graham Let us give thanks for the privilege to go to the polls and vote. Many countries are still struggling for this right. We often hear about voting when it is the “Big Election” but voicing our right is just as important in smaller elections. It is the elected officials at the low...

  • October 2017 Calendar of Events October 2017 Calendar of Events

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Quad Cities Alzheimer’s Association – Are you or someone you know a caregiver for someone with Alzheimer’s? Free educational classes are being offered for people with dementia, their families, and those who professionally serve them. Get support from ...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office

    By Cristina Vital Social Security Manager Rock Island Social Security Office 13 FEARLESS THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER While many of us look forward to Friday, with its end-of-the-workweek designation and our weekend plans, certain cultures consider it an unlucky day. Some p...

  • Just Saying... Just Saying…

    The Curse of Modern Technology I don’t believe in the “good old days.” Never did, even though a bunch of my friends recently tried to convince me times were simpler and more fun way back when. Here’s why.  I have a good memory.  Riding with my parents and four siblings across Kansas in la...

  • Don’t Answer That Phone! Don’t Answer That Phone!

    Notes from Triad The Greatest Generation and the Baby Boomers remember the phone as a great marvel of communication. When it rang, it was important. The person on the other end had something great to share. On Sunday afternoons, families would wait anxiously for that three-minute phone call from Gr...