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Links to Interesting Sites
 
The National Cryptologic Museum Foundation
 
 
INTERNET WEB SITES FOR SENIORS
 
Stan Hinden’s column, “Retirement Journal” (Washington Post, March 19, 2000), discussed the use of computers and the Internet for retirees. He included a listing of World Wide Web sites that seniors would find useful or informative:
 
Access America for Seniors www.seniors.gov - Federal site providing consumer information.
American Association of Retired Persons - www.aarpmagazine.org
Federal Retirement www.myfederalretirement.com - Financial Planning Resources for Federal & Postal Employees
                          also has a free informative newsletter - sign up on the site.
Fedweek www.fedweek.com - Newsletter for Federal Employees & Retirees
Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services - CMS (formerly Health Care Financing Administration) www.cms.gov - Information on Medicare and Medicaid.
Home Health Care Agencies https://www.homehealthcareagencies.com/
National Institutes of Health www.nih.gov - Health information and links to other health institutes.
National Association of Retired Federal Employees www.narfe.org - Information for Retirees
SeniorCom www.senior.com - Health, legal, financial, and other information.
SeniorNet www.seniornet.org - Information on computer training for seniors.
Social Security Administration www.ssa.gov - Social security and the services of the SSA.
 
GOVERNMENT
 
Thrift Savings Plan - www.tsp.gov
Travel - State Department Site http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/tw/tw_1764.html
Travel - CIA Site www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/
Medicare - www.medicare.gov
OPM - www.opm.gov/retire
Senior site - www.seniors.gov
"One Stop Shopping" - www.firstgov.gov
 
Miscellaneous Useful Links
 
Operation Welcome Home Maryland - www.operationwelcomehomemd.org/
The Volunteer Center - www.VolunteerAnneArundel.org
Copies of Slides from September 2008 Medicare Seminar
 
SEARCH ENGINES (Requires downloading)
    
COPERNIC www.copernic.com Excellent Multi Engine Search Program. Free.
FERRET SOFTWARE www.ferretsoft.com Good Search Engine For Web Sites. Free.
Dave's Quick Search - http://notesbydave.com/toolbar/ Super Toolbar search add-on.
 
SEARCH ENGINES (Does not require downloading)
 
GOOGLE - www.google.com
ASK JEEVES - www.askjeeves.com
DOGPILE - www.dogpile.com
ALL THE WEB www.alltheweb.com
METOR - www.metor.com
KARNAK - www.karnak.com Requires Joining the Service (Free)
Expert Central - www.expertcentral.com "Experts help you find answers" Some requested searches may require payment.
COMETWAY - www.cometway.com
SEARCHSHOTS - www.searchshots.com Provides Thumbnail pictures of web sites.
Rumor Control/Verifications - www.urbanlegends.about.com
TURBO SEARCH - www.turbo10.com
 
MULTI-ENGINE SEARCH SYSTEMS
 
iLor www.ilor.com
 
MEGA SEARCH ENGINE DIRECTORIES
 
Search Engine Watch - http://searchenginewatch.internet.com
ANIOTA - www.aniota.com/search.html
 
PEOPLE SEARCH
 
INFOSPACE - www.infospace.com
YAHOO - http://people.yahoo.com
SWITCHBOARD - www.switchboard.com
 
 

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