Make Life Easier: The Telephone Doesn’t have to be Challenging
The buttons can be too small. It can be hard to hear the person on the other end
of the line. And you can’t read the caller ID name in time to pick up before
your answering machine kicks in.
If these problems have been driving you nuts, read on.
There’s now a cordless phone available for people who have hearing and vision
difficulties. It makes a caller’s voice sound louder. And the numbers on the
telephone are larger and they’re lighted. It costs $109.95, plus shipping and
handling, from www.seniorshops.com
you can call 1-800-894-9549.
And if that caller ID display on your current phone is too hard to read,
consider getting a jumbo display. It shows the caller’s name and telephone
number in large type. You can find this for $89.95 at
. Or you can call
The New York Times, 14 December 2003. “The Growing Market for Bigger