You’ve paid into Medicare your entire working life. Our elected leaders owe it to you and all Americans to take responsible, common sense action to keep Medicare strong for seniors and generations to come.
Make sure your members of Congress and President Obama know where you stand. Add your name to the open letter today!
Learn more: Medicare Solutions That AARP Supports. (PDF)
The Chained CPI & You
'Voters 50+ and the Chained CPI Survey Results' highlights how older Americans feel about Social Security, the chained CPI and the national deficit.
'Who Will Be Hurt by the Chained CPI?' explains why the chained CPI is a beneifit cut and will hurt the must vulnerable individuals and their families: seniors, women, veterans and people with disabilities.
While Washington talks about the future of Medicare and Social Security behind closed doors, AARP is providing balanced information — both the pros and the cons — about the options being considered, so you can have your say about the future.
How Much Would Your Benefits Be Cut?
Use AARP’s handy tool to see how your Social Security or veterans’ benefits would be impacted if Washington changes the cost-of-living-adjustment. Read More
Amount of Benefit Cut
If Washington changes the cost-of-living adjustment, over X years,
you would lose:
If Washington changes the cost-of-living adjustment, beginning at age 62, over X years, you would lose:
If Washington changes the cost-of-living adjustment, over X years, beginning in 2014, you would lose: