Segment 1 (4:07): We start the show with our exciting new adventure: Senior Radio Buffalo Travel Club. First Linda tells us about the second upcoming informational meeting on January 30th at 5:30pm at Webster’s Bistro and Bar. This meeting is to talk about travel and our upcoming October Sicily trip. Then Linda introduces our good friend Barb Hughes from Webster’s Travel and Rosario who spoke at the last travel meeting. We discuss what the Travel Club is and how it is SO much more than just signing up for trips. Tune in as Barb and Rosario tell us all about what’s coming up. To learn more please visit our website, our Facebook Page, or call/text Barb at 716 243 6284.
Segment 2 (19:17): Then we are joined by Karen and Brian from Clarity Group. Today we are discussing the differences between Medicare Supplement Plans vs Medicare Advantage Plans. We start with Brian telling us how knowledgeable their agents are and how they know all of the differences between plans. Brian then tells us how this can come down to prescriptions and premiums/co-payments. Brian also tells us how Medicare Plans went up on their premiums and how if you didn’t have someone like Clarity Group on your side, you would be blindsided by these rising costs. Finally we talk to Karen who tells us how their fist goal is to educate their clients so they can be confident in choosing their plan. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, you can call 716-393-3437 or visit HERE!
Segment 3 (33:33): Next we welcome Paul, manager of our local SAS Shoes. We have some great news- Winter boots are on sale! Paul tells us a little bit about the SAS Experience and how you will get wonderful footwear custom to your feet, and also amazing customer service where you will always be treated right. Paul tells us how it is about your unique needs and unique feet. Next we discuss the discount going on with their winter boots and their foot warmers that they can insert into the shoes. Finally, we discuss their clearance shoes that are already marked down, plus you can get buy one pair get one pair 50% off. To learn more about their amazing shoes, please visit HERE!
Segment 4 (48:41): We wrap up the first half of our show with Julianne Lepo, CDFA, President, and owner of Turning Tides Financial. First hear how she can work with your attorney to make sure you get through your divorce on a positive financial side. She is here to keep you from being fearful of the financial picture of getting divorced. She is here to make you feel more comfortable with finances during the divorce process and years after your divorce. She can also explain all the financial information that maybe your spouse handled and can educate you on what you need to know. We then discuss how divorce can be difficult, but she can help make this as cordial and respectful as possible, while also leaving you being confident and comfortable with your finances. Finally, hear how she differs from your attorney and how they will work together to form the best team for you. To learn more about how Julianne can help you, please call 716-800-4290 or visit HERE!
Segment 5 (1:06:14): We start the second half of our show with Dr. Hopkins, Senior Medical Director of Behavioral Health at Univera Healthcare and today we are talking about mental health tips for caregivers so our caregivers do not struggle. First he tells us why the CDC is calling the rising number of unpaid caregivers a public health crisis. Dr. Hopkins then tells us the different types of strains caring for someone causes a caregiver. Next Dr. Hopkins tells us what can happen to a caregiver’s mental health while taking on the huge role of being a caregiver. Finally, we discuss what caregiver’s can do to take care of their own mental health. To learn more, please visit HERE!
Segment 6 (1:21:39): Then we welcome Rachel and Melissa from Erie County Senior Services New York Connects. Today we are discussing the important resource of New York Connects. There are so many services and links when you go through Erie County Senior Services, whether it is services in or out of the home. Next hear how if you call but are outside of Erie County, they can still link you with your local agency. They are here to help! Next we go into even greater detail of all of the resources and services they have to meet your needs. Whatever you are looking for, whether for yourself or a loved one, they can help! To learn more about all of the incredible services available, please call Erie County Senior Services at 716-858-8526.
Segment 7 (1:33:15): Next we are joined by Brad and Brian Stamm from Stamm Law Firm. Today we are discussing the things that are changing when it comes to Nursing Homes. First hear the insane costs of nursing homes cost year– your jaw will drop. They share with us that one of the best way to pay for a nursing home is Medicaid, but you have to make sure you are eligible and that you sign up correctly. Stamm Law Firm can help you and your family save on nursing home costs by helping you plan ahead. Don’t let your loved ones be wiped out of their hard earned money. Brad and Brian then share with us what we can do today for ourselves and our family to be prepared for tomorrow. To learn more about Stamm Law Firm, please visit HERE!
Segment 8 (1:48:33): We wrap up the show by welcoming back Paul from SAS Shoes where we continue discussing their incredible shoes, selection, comfort, boot sale, and the SAS Experience! To learn more about their amazing shoes, please visit HERE!