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Advice from the author of '20 Retirement Decisions You Need to Make Right Now'
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The system faces a financial shortfall, so will Washington step up?
This Influencer in Aging has fears for Social Security, Medicare and older workers
His advice to President Trump and Congress: 'We're all in this together'
Who won't get Social Security earnings and benefits statements in the mail
Retirement benefits guidance if you've lost a spouse or an ex-spouse
There are three reasons, this expert says, and two are unwise
Why this 2016 Influencer in Aging is calling for Guaranteed Retirement Accounts
Now it's time to get serious about these three key issues
This expert runs the numbers to come up with an answer
Why the author of 'A New Deal for Old Age' thinks so
A new government report and Senate hearing take the agency to task
The Libertarian candidate wants to shake up both dramatically
One common mistake can have significant financial consequences
Here are ways to insulate yourself against outliving your money
Common signs of aging can often be tracked to the illness
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
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