Author Archives: Sobieski

ARCHIVES: Is it greed or is it justice? Teachers and their unions on different pages.

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, Richard Having taught for over 30 years may just be a license to having an opinion about teachers and unions. Teachers: regular people with families, needs, expenses and responsibilities. Unions: regular … Continue reading

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RICHARD's desk...: Tell us what you think of our website

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, Richard   Give us your feedback on our website.   HOME

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MONEY: Savings for the season

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, RichardIf you are a member of the CAA ( Canadian Automobile Assoc. ), here’s a list of businesses that give CAA members cost savings from discounts, to menu perks, to ways to save. … Continue reading

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SENIORS: A senior’s plea for help is not the first I have heard in Ontario

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, RichardThis isn’t the first time we have heard of seniors needing assistance in the community. It is a very sad situation to see citizens who have been responsible and conscientious residents of … Continue reading

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MONEY: Looking for the PERFECT Financial Adviser for you?

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, RichardFinding the perfect financial planner is not as easy as some might suggest. One must be realistic and objective when selecting one. Avoid greed or unrealistic expectations besides asking about the … Continue reading

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RICHARD's desk...: Something bothers me about the federal government’s OLD AGE PENSION payments

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, Richard I collect OAS (Old Age Supplement). Luckily, I am debtless and live comfortably with the minuscule increases which I receive from Ottawa. However, I recently received an interesting message which made … Continue reading

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SENIORS: Ageism: what it means and why you should stand up against it

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, RichardAgeism: do you know what it is? Does it relate to you? Have you been a victim of it, even in a very subtle way? If you are an older adult, … Continue reading

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SENIORS: Senior drivers need to update driving skills

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, RichardAre you an older driver? Are you still driving safely? Says who? The issue of “too old to drive” has been discussed for a long time and no definitive conclusions have been … Continue reading

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HUMOUR: Definitions of OLD

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, RichardNeeded to find some definitions of OLD. As I was searching, I found many interesting tidbits. Here are a few of them for you to enjoy, wine over, or simply whine … Continue reading

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RICHARD's desk...: I’m a SENIOR

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Please forward this post to your social contacts. Thanks, RichardJust in case you never gave it second thought, Santa’s a senior too! So am I and here are some things for which I am not responsible in today’s society. Plus, here’s … Continue reading

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