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Don't Let Yourself Get Swept Up by Sweepstakes

Winning is great, but it can make you vulnerable to scams and solicitations

As the latest $50,000 retirement sweepstakes goes live on AARP.org, I've been spending some time thinking about whether these contests and prizes have much impact on the lives of the people who play them — in our case, the 40-plus population we are targeting for this educational game. … Back to Article

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