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How to Retire Happy

6 questions you need to ask yourself — and easy steps you can take

Do Well While Doing Good

Is Socially Responsible Investing on the Rise?

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Overcome Retirement Challenges

Tidy Up Your Finances

An organized financial life is a gift to yourself and your loved ones

Videos: Retirement Planning

Are You Leaving Money on the Table?

See how small steps today and lead to big savings tomorrow with the Health Care Costs Calculator – and hopefully you won’t leave money on the table

Social Security Q & A with AARP members

Alfred Padilla, a National Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration answers key questions from AARP members

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7 Ways to Save More

These techniques can help you put more money away for your future

Downsizing? Ditch These 12 items

Here's what you should pitch so you can get organized and reclaim some space

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AARP Benefits QuickLINK

See if you qualify for public assistance and you can save money on health care, medication, food, utilities and more!

TEK Academy

A free, easy-to-use online learning platform designed to help 50+ with technology


Making a Difference

Want to volunteer in retirement?

Want to Volunteer in Retirement?

Help make a difference in your world by volunteering and giving back to your community

Starting a freelance business

Want to Start a Small Business?

Tips and resources for starting your own business and becoming self-employed

Volunteering giving back

AARP Volunteer Create the Good

Take advantage of these volunteering activities.

Programs & Initiatives

Future of Work

A Public Policy Institute multiyear initiative to examine the new work reality, discuss how workers can adapt to the challenges of today and be prepared for the workplace of tomorrow.

  • Protect Older Workers From Age Discrimination

    AARP is asking Congress to reconsider a U.S. Supreme Court decision that made it easier to discriminate against older workers.

  • Business Case for Workers 50+

    This 2015 study reveals that experienced workers provide value to employers through high engagement, lower turnover, strong work ethic and professionalism.

  • Employer Pledge Program

    A national effort to connect job seekers to employers that value and are hiring experienced workers to help companies solve their current and future staffing challenges.


Get the Most Out of Retirement

Checklist for happiness, health, purpose and financial security

The Single Woman's Guide to Retirement

A guide to the challenges of retired or pre-retired life for the 25 million single women over the age of 45

Social Security For Dummies, 2nd Edition

Take the mystery out of Social Security and learn how to maximize your benefits

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