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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.

2018 AARP Survey: Experience and Knowledge of Tax Fraud

This survey of adults age 18+ gauges their concern about tax and identity fraud scams.

Maintaining Dignity: A Survey of LGBT Adults Age 45 and Older

LGBT adults age are concerned about having support as they age and want specific LGBT services for older adults.​

New Mexico Small Business Owner Work & Save

Small business owners in New Mexico were surveyed about their support for a state retirement savings plan for their employees.

Boomers Going the Distance: 2018 Consumer Insights on the Driving Experience

Boomer drivers were surveyed to explore their emotional connection to driving, comfort with vehicle technology and auto maintenance.

AARP 2018 Tennessee Retirement Security Survey

The 2018 Tennessee Retirement Security Study was a phone survey of 500 registered voters 18-64 on retirement savings issues.

Over 90% of adults 50+ own a computer or laptop, 70% have a smartphone, and over 40% own a tablet.

Getting Connected: Older Americans Embrace Technology to Enhance Their Lives

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72% of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders age 50+ and their families have been targets of at least one type of fraud.

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