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What Can Boomers Do With 1 Billion Healthy Years?
Let's make the most of our longevity, a Next Avenue Influencer in Aging says
Changing Aging: Why Colleges Need to Serve People 50+
This Next Avenue Influencer In Aging says it's time higher education evolves
How You Can Start Impact Investing in 2016
A new AARP program lets you earn money helping older, low-income people
When Dogs, Cats and Even Hamsters Fly For New Lives
Pet rescue missions give shelter animals and retired pilots a new leash on life
Add Volunteering to Your Unretirement Plan
It could lead to a part-time job. Plus: Bonus unretirement podcast
My Year at Stanford’s Institute for Midlifers
How this 'gap year' for adults has shaped her next chapters
10 Tips to Job Hunt Successfully During the Holidays
Why 'New Year, New Job!' says this is a great season to look
5 Smart Ways to Give to Charity in December
Giving Tuesday is here, so follow these tips to do good well
Money & Security
The Impact of Older Voters in the 2016 Election
Assessing the New Hampshire and Iowa results and looking ahead
This special section examines what happens to those who connect aging and art and a look at those who are making, studying and learning about artful aging.