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Born in the 50s Discussions (39)

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social security widow/widower benefits

hey  all, So this past week I went into the social security office to file a claim for full retirement widow benefits. I was not comfortabl…

Started by Lissa

17 Sep 10, 2019
Reply by booktime (Susan)


I posted this on Facebook but wanted to get feedback here too. Has anyone used any dating apps?  Have you had any success using them?  Whi…

Started by Mike

32 Aug 29, 2019
Reply by Ultra2015

Camp Widow San Diego

Are any of you going to Camp Widow San Diego? I attended Camp Widow Tampa in March and found it to be very helpful. I have a group of new f…

Started by Kathy

8 Jul 9, 2019
Reply by Dianne in Nevada

Need input/advice from someone with realtor experience

Hi all. So, I am selling my home, or at least I hope so. I don't know how many times I told the realtor that it has been 29 years and I don…

Started by Tess

4 May 23, 2019
Reply by Lissa

Crazy - taxes

I've been avoiding doing my taxes but they are certainly upon me now.  This means I go through all of his income and all of our expenditure…

Started by KJPE

4 Apr 10, 2019
Reply by cupspinner

Disappointment, Disillusion, and the Ultimate Source of Pain

I've been thinking a lot lately. A lot. This has been a rotten few last weeks for me and I found myself whirling around in a downward spira…

Started by Tess

15 Nov 12, 2018
Reply by LostandSad

fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me

So, once again I have fallen for an online scammer...nothing dire mind you, just feeling stupid and hurt. I decided to open a discussion. P…

Started by Lissa

8 Nov 6, 2018
Reply by LostandSad

Buying A House

I have found a house I want to buy. My oldest son is going to be a co-lender with me. This is the first time I have ever done any thing lik…

Started by Tekwriter

13 Oct 6, 2018
Reply by Tekwriter

Anyone in San Diego ?

I am new to all this stuff.  It is very difficult for me to move forward.  I am just looking for friends to talk to or meet with.  I was ma…

Started by ron323

3 Aug 17, 2018
Reply by Melissa


I am a 67 year old widowed man who is going through a very difficult time.  I am full of anxiety most of the day and can't sleep at night. …

Started by ron323

11 Aug 17, 2018
Reply by Melissa


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