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    It’s a Shame

    Low-income Medicare beneficiaries continue to be plagued with balance billing.

    With Social Security, What You Don’t Know Costs You

    New AARP survey indicates not knowing the details could keep thousands of dollars out of your pocket.

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

    Government for the People

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: The first four years.

    RAISE Act Would Help Caregivers

    Rallying Congress in Support of Family Caregivers

    Join AARP in urging Congress to act on the bill to help the nation's 40 million caregivers.

    Protect America's Bedrock Programs

    In 2015, we celebrate the 80th anniversary of Social Security and the 50th anniversary of Medicare.

    Race, Retirement and Social Security

    The Social Security program is neutral in terms of race or ethnicity, but how do people of color interact with the system?

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    What's the Chained CPI?

    Bottom line: Cost-of-living adjustments would be lower with the chained CPI than with the plain old CPI.

    Making Sense of Acronym Soup

    Social Security terms such as FRA, PIA, FICA and QC can be confusing when retirement planning.

    Social Security Card, glossary of terms (Istockphoto)

    Social Security A to Z Glossary

    Everything you need to know about the program that provides benefits to so many

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