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Americans, Exercise, and Inactivity: Sweating Together Helps

Fitness poll shows that Americans fall short on recommended exercise but are motivated by working out with others.

What Boomers Want: Insights into Cinema Experience Preferences and Behaviors

Baby Boomers love to see movies on the big screen with over 70% going to the movies at least once a year.

2018 AARP Survey: Experience and Knowledge of Medicare Card Scams

This telephone poll explores the experience and knowledge of U.S. adults age 65+ on Medicare card scams.

Hacking Longevity: Understanding the Implications of Living to 100

Explores key inflection points that people face as they enter each new life stage from ages 35 to 80+, and how living longer informs their planning, expectations, and perceptions across domains such as health, finance, social connection, and learning.

2018 AARP Survey of Small Business Owners in Pennsylvania

Small business owners in Pennsylvania support a ready-to-go retirement savings option to help their employees save for retirement.

Up for Grabs: Taking Charge of Your Digital Identity: Survey of Washington Internet Users Age 18+

Examines awareness of digital identity protection steps among Washington adults and extent to which they are taking those steps.

Interesting Stats

Many U.S. adults have a false sense of security about fraud and scams and three-quarters (75%) feel that it is not difficult to recognize a scam.

Did You Know?

Medicare beneficiaries will receive new cards that will now have a Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) intended to help prevent identity theft.

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