Jim Miller is the creator and editor of Savvy Senior, a weekly question-and-answer information column for the growing senior population and the families that support them. With over 18 million readers, published in more than 400 newspapers and magazines nationwide, Savvy Senior is the most widely read senior column in the United States. After his parents died within three weeks of each other in 2000, he started writing the column to help himself through the grieving process.
Savvy Senior has been featured in The New York Times, Time Magazine and Editor & Publisher Magazine. Miller is also the author of The Savvy Senior. Published by Hyperion, this full service senior resource guide. In addition, Miller is a regular contributor to the NBC Today show, where he presents various topics of interest related to the boomer and senior population on Today’s "Forever Young" series.
Among his many topics are volunteerism, employment, taxes, grand parenting, health, insurance, travel, Medicare, and Social Security.
From 2004-2006, Miller also hosted an hour-long television special created for public television called "The Savvy Senior Special." It featured a wide variety of practical information and resources that will help seniors save time, money and better understand their options.
Miller holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in education from Kansas State University and Wichita State University respectively.