Alert
Close

Think you know AARP? What you don't know about us may surprise you. Discover all the 'Real Possibilities'

Highlights

Open

Contests and
Sweeps

Dream Vacation Sweepstakes

10 weeks. 10 amazing trips. Seize your chance to win!
See official rules. 

Free Fun!

AARP Games - Play Now!

Work
PROGRAMS

Best Employers for Workers Over 50

See the latest winners of this AARP recognition program.

Employer Resource Center

Attract and retain top talent in a changing workforce.

Most Popular
ARTICLES

Viewed

Commented

Social Security and Me

Younger generations weigh in on the future.

Social Security faces an uncertain future.  For 25 years, it has been taking in more than it has been paying out, and now has a $2.5 trillion reserve fund invested in government bonds.

This year, with the recession and high unemployment, less money has come in than anticipated, and the system has been drawing on the reserves.

The Congressional Budget Office estimates that the reserve fund and payroll taxes will cover full payment of benefits through 2037. … Back to Article

Topic Alerts

You can get weekly email alerts on the topics below. Just click “Follow.”

Manage Alerts

Processing

Please wait...

progress bar, please wait

Tell Us WhatYou Think

Please leave your comment below.

Your Work

Jobs You Might Like

Discounts & Benefits

Explore Your Learning Possiblities