Bay seniors can find talk is cheaper with special phone rates for “our people”. The Verizon 65 Plus Plan is just $29.99 a month for 200 minutes. ATT’s Senior Nation Plan is similarly priced but for 500 minutes. It sounds generous especially if you are laconic and don’t need to overshare your grandchild’s latest accomplishment at length with friends. Check here for a fuller disclosure since there are activation fees, messaging and roaming charges, etc. etc.