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Daily news. Investigative reports.  In-depth features. Clever tips.  Conversations with America’s favorite stars and most intriguing people. And, of course, information on AARP member benefits and discounts. The full expanse of AARP content and services is instantly available to you via your smartphone! Our two mobile apps offer a state-of-the-art experience on iPhone, iPad and Android devices, providing a unique content and entertainment experience completely for Americans 50 and older.

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AARP’s daily news report and member briefing puts much of AARP in the palm of your hand. As a member, you can access your digital card anytime and renew with a single tap! Plus, get daily news stories and videos, nearby events and members-only benefits and discounts. It’s the best of AARP membership — whenever you want it. 

Make the most of your membership by downloading AARP Now today!

Get instant access to your digital membership card, join AARP, or renew in seconds. Plus, manage your account, wherever you are.

Get more from AARP Rewards! Access points, savings, and hundreds of ways to learn and earn right from the app. Plus, get points for downloading AARP Now and sync your smartphone or favorite fitness tracker to earn more points for steps, swimming and cycling.

Catch up on the latest news in just a few minutes; the AARP Now App features daily stories written with you and your mobile lifestyle in mind.

Explore hundreds of nearby events, from career workshops and movie showings to kid-friendly events, and quickly register for them right from the app.

Find benefits, discounts and limited-time member offers — or browse by category to discover new favorites.

Set push notification reminders for upcoming events or when deals you’ve saved are nearby. Reminders can easily be managed in settings.

Not a problem. Nonmembers can still use the app and learn more about how AARP is protecting and improving the lives of the 50-plus.

If there are AARP services or information you are unable to find in the app, we encourage you to visit on your mobile phone to access them on the go!    

AARP Publications

AARP Bulletin and AARP The Magazine, America’s two largest-circulation publications, provide members with an unprecedented depth of information, entertainment and advice, written and designed for the unique interests and needs of Americans 50 and older. Now, registered AARP members can have access to current and past issues instantly, all in the same place, via our upgraded AARP publications mobile app, available on all iOS and Android devices. 

Inspiring. Surprising. Revealing. These are just a few of the words members use to describe our flagship magazine, which first launched in 1959 and boldly carries on AARP’s tradition of helping older Americans see the rich potential that lies before them. Packed with useful advice on all things money, health, travel and lifestyle, each issue also includes at-length features, fascinating columnists, ingenious puzzles, profiles of intriguing people and more. (Six issues per year)

Want the honest truth about Medicare, Social Security, fraud and the other big issues that older Americans face? The Bulletin routinely wins journalism awards for its full range of investigative and service articles, all aimed at serving the needs of, and covering issues relevant to, older Americans. At the same time, its columnists and health, money and lifestyle coverage are lively, timely and fun to read. Have instant access to what many consider one of America’s finest news resources for readers over 50. (10 issues per year)

*Digital editions may vary slightly from print editions.

Digital editions of AARP publications offer links to celebrity videos, audio interviews, new music and book samples, and much more.

Share content easily with friends through your favorite social media sites. It’s all available to you whenever you want, wherever you go, through a simple, user-friendly interface for iPhones, iPads, and Android phones and tablets.

Nonmembers can join AARP and register from within the app. The AARP publications mobile app is also a gateway to our popular e-newsletters: The Ethel, The Girlfriend and Sisters from AARP.


  • Personalize your app by saving your favorite articles.
  • Instantly share content with friends via Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and email.
  • Go beyond the printed page with exclusive extras.
  • Registered AARP members get free access to AARP The Magazine and AARP Bulletin issues.