ASK LARRY...


Got a question about healthcare, housing, money, travel? Or anything for that matter. Publisher Larry W. Hayes will share “30+ years of wisdom.”

During the past 12 years as owner/publisher of ActiveOver50 media, I’ve been asked dozens of questions about a host of things, including housing, healthcare, money, transportation, travel, starting a business, singles clubs —you name it.

Although I don’t claim to be an expert on all of these topics, I do know a little about some things. Or know someone who does.

That’s what this column is all about. Email me your questions on any topic…ASKLARRY@activeover50.com… and I’ll answer them the best I can. The best ones may appear in this column. Read More.


“Should I Cash Out?”

Q: I’m tempted to “cash out” of my home in San Jose, CA, move and buy a less expensive home in another state. And pocket the difference. My wife and I are in our 80s and in good health. Is this a good idea?—HG

A: Tempting, indeed. Especially with San Francisco Bay Area homes often selling for 4X what paid for 10+ years ago. Some homeowners are “taking the money” and running to cheaper pastures.... Read More.


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Ask me anything—email: ASKLARRY@activeover50.com. Or call 408.921.5806.