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COVID-19 Could Deal a Serious Blow to Women in the Workforce

Reimagining family leave policies through the lens of caregiving during the pandemic is critical for working women.

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Despite COVID-19 Concerns, Many Boomers Plan to Travel in 2021

Boomers who plan to travel in 2021 are most concerned travel restrictions and health concerns.

Vaccine Acceptance: Older Adults Need Accurate Information

Older adults considering vaccinations need factual information from someone they trust.

Ageism Could Hurt Job Prospects, Say Job-Insecure Older Workers

Older workers fear that ageism could cost them their jobs or hamper a job search.

Pandemic’s Economic Pressures Pushing Generations Under One Roof

​AARP shares insights on why some people choose a multigenerational living arrangement.

Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Are Still Popular

​A survey among 40+ adults to assess impressions of nursing homes and assisted living facilities amid the coronavirus pandemic.

North Carolina Retirement Savings Program: Opinions of Small Business Owners

North Carolina small business owners think more should be done to encourage North Carolina residents to save for retirement.

Salud, Dinero & Amor in the Time of COVID-19

Hispanics cited a range of concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, including mental health, voting, and financial security.

COVID-19 Could Push Women out of the Workforce

Reimagining family leave policies through the lens of caregiving during the pandemic is critical for working women.

Oklahoma Voters Want Retirement Savings Option

​Two-thirds of Oklahoma voters support a public-private retirement savings program.

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Despite COVID-19 outbreaks, most older adults have positive impressions of assisted-living facilities.

Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities Are Still Popular, Despite Coronavirus Outbreaks

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