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Losing your job in your 60s can be painful, but these 7 tips will help you move forward
How to choose the payment option that works best for you
Answers to nine questions about spousal benefits for divorced women
The Stanford Center on Longevity and Society of Actuaries ran the numbers
This program might pay for some long-term care costs, but the rules are tricky
There are three reasons, this expert says, and two are unwise
A guide to the qualification rules when only one spouse needs benefits
An Inspector General's report finds underpayment of $132 million and counting
Tax reform will lead to 'entitlement reform,' this expert says
Have we finally found a name for older adults that will stick? Vote in our poll
A new investigation paints a harrowing picture of hospice patients left for dead
The goal is to prevent identity theft — but don't fall for new scams
Advice from the author of '20 Retirement Decisions You Need to Make Right Now'
Four states have set examples for others, a new AARP report says
The CHRONIC Care Act expands access to telehealth and other benefits
Fresh ideas from a new Bipartisan Policy Center report
Money & Security
50 percent of those 65+ are 'rent burdened,' says a Pew report
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.