Tips for seniors about Social Security

tips for seniors

We’re sharing the above information with readers of this site because of an email from s reader; thank you, JV.

” Here is a situation that is about to take place for seniors. Next week the Social Security direct deposits come out. Hundreds of single and coupled seniors  month after month go to the bank and get some cash to have at the house; many of them have a few hundred dollars to be able to grocery shop, get meds, get gas, go out to eat and many of them at this point have little or no cash left from March …

“SO prepare to understand that this large group of people WILL be going out to the bank to replenish their funds and many go into the bank meaning the spread of this deadly virus will jump greatly.”

stop the spread

Also, be aware: There are so many Social Security scammers and spammers operating in this coronavirus pandemic enviroment. Heed this message from the Social Security Administration, click on the link below:

What should I do if I get a call claiming there’s a problem with my Social Security number or account?


One response

  1. Geidner, Roberta L | Reply

    A good resource for our seniors from our colleague Brian Long with Lebanon LINK. Thanks so much Brian.

    Warm regards,


    Roberta Geidner Program Manager Horizon/Advance Care Planning WellSpan Health 50 Wyntre Brooke Drive York, PA 17403

    717-812-6065 (Direct Office) 717-818-5397 (Cell) 717-747-2994 (Fax)

    Have you had a conversation with your family or closest friends about your five wishes? Ask me why it is so important and how to get started talking. You and they will be glad you did.

    Find information at or on your My WellSpan Portal under Health Records, Horizon Planning. Free Five Wishes booklets are available at either location.

    The Horizon Planning Vision: An empowered community that discusses death openly across all ages and backgrounds. Conversations about dying are not feared and avoided but cherished. Each individual’s care wishes are known, respected and honored so people live and die with dignity. ________________________________


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