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Four states have set examples for others, a new AARP report says
The SCAN Foundation's person-centered proposals for 'dual eligibles'
Submit your questions about Medicare, Medicaid and long-term care
The rise of high-deductible health plans has changed this expert's view
Representative Payees keep tabs on Social Security retirement benefits
The system faces a financial shortfall, so will Washington step up?
How the federal health plan can put people over 65 in a bind
How special needs trusts and last-to-die life insurance policies can help
Fresh ideas from a new Bipartisan Policy Center report
Its cuts to Medicaid and elimination of taxes on wealthy will hurt the aging
Highlights and insights from Spotlight Health at the Aspen Ideas Festival
Its 50-state tally finds a 'slow and uneven' pace of change
Make sure you know before you leave to avoid any expensive surprises
Important ways to protect your assets and shore up your finances
Why this expert says the Social Security survey findings are interesting, but flawed
Funding for nursing home and in-home care could fall substantially
A Medicare expert's tips on shopping for Medicare supplemental policies
What it could mean for premiums, subsidies and long-term care
Money & Security
You can probably earn far more in cash or travel perks by updating your plastic
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.