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Your 12-month countdown to retirement

You’ll be retired at this time next year. Here’s how to do it

Saving for Retirement

Single? Nearing Retirement? What You Need To Know

Have a plan, and assemble a team to help execute it

No Money Saved for Retirement? It's Not Too Late

Social Security, home equity lines can help

7 Reasons Why You Should Go Ahead and Retire

Hanging on to your job do more harm than good

Social Security Calculator — Pre Retirement Estimates

When to apply for benefits — how much you’ll get

Plan Your Retirement With AARP's 401(k) Calculator

Use this smart tool to reach your retirement goals

How to Start Saving For Retirement at 50

It's never too late to build your nest egg

Spending in Retirement

Should I Tap My IRA to Buy a House?

Ed Slott answers your IRA questions

How much can you spend in retirement?

Make sure your retirement savings outlive you

10 Secrets of a Happy Retirement

Wise ways to spend your money and time

5 Tips to Make Your Money Last

Adjust your financial plan for success

12 States That Don't Tax Retirement Distributions

Could a move make your money go further?

How to Super-Stretch Retirement Dollars

Inflation erodes older adults' buying power

Discover Best Places to Live and Retire Now

Communities with a lot to offer workers and retirees

6 Ways to Pass Down Wealth to Your Heirs

Some inherited assets come with costs

Investing for Retirement

How to Take Withdrawals When the Market Is Falling

Keep a cash stash to give your stocks time to recover

New IRS Formula For Required Minimum Distributions

IRS updates how it calculates RMDs

Can I Plough My RMDs Back Into A Roth IRA?

Ed Slott, CPA, answers your IRA questions

The Retirement Income Quiz You Can’t Afford to Fail

The answers can help you retire more comfortably

Pros and Cons of Owning a Second Home in Retirement

Rental income and tax breaks come with risks

Stop Sabotaging Your Retirement Plan

5 most common mistakes to avoid

Find Old 401(k)s and More Money You've Forgotten About

The answers can help you retire more comfortably

5 Things to Know About Finances When Turning 65

Pivotal decisions — even if you aren't ready to retire

7 Ways To Learn to Live A Little In Retirement

Don't let fear of running out of money ruin retirement

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Social Security Payments Could Get a Big Boost Soon

Largest increase in decades possible next year


Prescription Drug Win Caps AARP’s Yearslong Fight

Historic victory led by power of millions of older adults

Today's Money Tip: Save Thousands on Property Taxes

Many breaks available for older homeowners

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Today: Your Diet and Processed Foods

Also: When will you get Medicare card?

12 Pain Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore

They may indicate something serious

Possible Carcinogen in Diabetes Drugs

Impurity limits eased to avoid shortage

Online Buying Sends Inflation Upside-Down

Prices for some digital purchases drop


Grownups Get Deals as School Year Nears

You don't need kids to score savings

This Is Your Brain on Processed Foods

Study: Memory could be impacted

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Read the Latest AARP Publications Online

See them before they arrive in the mail

Today's History: Mall of America Opens

Center started with 330 stores

Video: An Introduction to Going Vegan

Learn about plant-based lifestyle

Free Books for Your Reading Pleasure

Great titles by popular authors

At Home

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Today's Workout: Chair Yoga Flow

Lorraine Ladish leads session

12 Music Playlists for Your Every Mood

Just what you need, when you need it

A Vacation Guide to Walt Disney World

What to see and how to save money

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The Weekly Read: What's New in Books

'Heat 2' the novel, not the movie


7 Musicians Following in Parental Footsteps

How they compare to Mom and Dad

The 20 Best Shows Playing on Hulu Now

'The Bear,' 'The Old Man' and more

Tools and Resources

Find Free Online Events and Classes

Visit the Virtual Community Center

Understanding the 4 Parts of Medicare

Learn more from our resource center

Tools to Keep Track of Your Finances

Calculators, guides and more

Shop Online for a Comfortable, Safe Car

Try the AARP Auto Buying Program

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