Expert Advice: How to Stay Safe Online

McCarthy Stone have researched the top questions the over 60s have about online safety and, with the help of an expert, compiled this guide to help keep you safe online. more

McCarthy Stone’s New Website Has Launched

McCarthy Stone’s new website makes it easier than ever to search for a retirement development, discover more about the lifestyle you can expect in one of our retirement communities and learn more about our products and services. more

7 Essential Apps For Retirement

With so many smartphone apps available now, it can be difficult to know which ones are best to use. Here are some of the best available smartphone apps around, that will help you get the most out of your retirement. more

Staying Connected: The Best Tech To Keep In Contact With People

Communication technology seems to be constantly developing, with new forms and options often appearing out of nowhere. So, to help make keeping up with this a little easier, here we look at the best mobile and online communication tools available to use now. more

Alexa, Feed Me!

Voice-controlled technology is becoming more and more popular with the older generation. So what is it and could it benefit you? Here’s what you need to know more

How to Find Old Friends and Research Ancestry Using the Internet

The internet has made finding old friends - whether from school, a social club or a workplace - easier than ever. From online tools to social media, we look into the many ways to use the internet for reconnecting with old friends. more

What's New in Technology - Christmas 2017

Looking for a clever new gadget or just want to stay up to date? Here’s our pick of the best new tech more

Technology Trends for Summer 2017

Looking for a clever new gadget or just want to stay up to date? Here’s our pick of the best new tech, plus a glimpse into the not-too-distant future more

What’s new in technology

Whether you’re looking for a clever gadget or a special gift, or just want to stay up to date, here’s our pick of the best from the world of technology more

How to stay safe online

A massive 85 per cent of identity fraud in the UK takes place online. Simon Dukes, Chief Executive of Cifas, the UK’s Fraud Prevention Service, says, ‘It can take months before the fraudster’s actions are discovered and, in some cases, just as long to sort out the mess left behind.’ Follow these simple tips to make security your priority. more

Five Energy-Saving Apps For An Eco-Friendly Home

Discover five energy-saving apps that can reduce your electricity bill in your home! Explore these exciting applications here! more

Home Smart Home: The Shape Of Things To Come

In-depth report commissioned by McCarthy Stone predicts intelligent “Cognitive Homes” of the future will be able to assess and manage our needs and our desires in later life more