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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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Medicare Part B Premiums, Deductibles Dropping in 2023

Move comes after a record increase in 2022


How Older Adults Can Prepare for Hurricanes, Other Disasters

Typical prep lists may not include items you'll need

Today's Money Tip: Travel Apps That Help You Save

Pack your phone with these free downloads

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Today: More on 2023's Medicare Premiums

Also: Telling viral illnesses apart

When Your Eyes Are 2 Different Colors

It's rare, but it can signal problems

Join Us Thursday for Live Town Hall Event

COVID vaccines, flu season and more

Is It a Cold, the Flu or COVID-19?

A few tricks for telling them apart


6 Drugs That Can Harm Your Hearing

Not all are prescription medications

A Guide to Surviving Bear Markets

Important facts to know if you're 50+

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Read the Latest AARP Publications Online

See them before they arrive in the mail

Birthday: Podcaster, Actor Marc Maron

He's a pioneer in digital broadcasting

10 Quick Questions for Donny Osmond

He’s back on stage in Vegas

38 Ways to Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal

Tips to add allure to your abode

At Home

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Today's Workout: 10-Minute Balance Class

Bryant Johnson leads the session

Pet Essentials for an Emergency or Disaster

They should be part of any plan

10 Better Ways to Do Grownup Eye Makeup

Give your peepers a new look

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What’s New in Books This Week

Latest from the publishing world


What's Coming and Going on Netflix

Your top choices for October

Reality vs. Film: How Does 'Blonde' Rate?

Monroe biographer on film's accuracy

The Very Best Witch Movies, My Pretties

A truly enchanting watchlist

Tools and Resources

Find Ways to Volunteer Near You

Look for options at Create the Good

Find Free Online Events and Classes

Visit the Virtual Community Center

Navigate Medicare With Confidence

Try our Medicare Resource Center

The Car You Want and the Safety You Need

Check out our Auto Buying Program

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