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Feb 03, 2016, 16:07 ET
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AARP and AARP Foundation Kick Off '29 Days of Action' to Fight Senior Hunger

 AARP and AARP Foundation are teaming up this February to urge people to take action against senior hunger. Throughout the month, '29 Days of...

Feb 03, 2016, 12:24 ET
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Inside the February/March Issue of AARP The Magazine

 In the February/March 2016 issue of AARP The Magazine, readers at home and online will enjoy an exclusive celebrity cover interview with actor...

Feb 03, 2016, 08:52 ET

AARP Members Can Enhance Their Health with Spafinder Wellness 365™

AARP members can invest in their wellness and save money at the same time with a new program from Spafinder...

Feb 01, 2016, 11:16 ET
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AARP The Magazine Announces Presenters And Additional Honorees For The 15th Annual Movies For Grownups® Awards

Legendary performer Bette Midler, Award-winning actor Mark Ruffalo, Academy Award-winning actress Jane Fonda, actress Rachel McAdams, Academy...

Jan 27, 2016, 16:00 ET
Jan 19, 2016, 10:12 ET
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4 in 10 Experienced Workers Inclined to Search for a New Gig in New Year

 A new national survey of experienced workers finds that nearly 4 in 10 may try to find a new job in 2016. Not surprisingly, given the Great...

Jan 14, 2016, 12:22 ET

Beware Of Scams Claiming Big Wins

 Most consumers dream of the day they get a letter in the mail awarding them a prize of $5,000 a week, for life - that's just the situation...

Jan 13, 2016, 18:40 ET

AARP: Governor Takes Steps to Address Needs of NY's 50+ Middle Class

 Statement by AARP NYS Director Beth Finkel in response to Governor Andrew Cuomo's 2016 Agenda: Paid Family Leave "AARP applauds Governor...

Jan 12, 2016, 10:20 ET
AARP Shares How Generations Plan to Travel in 2016

AARP Reveals How Different Generations Take Their Vacations

A new AARP survey of 2016 travel trends finds that nearly all Americans, regardless of age, are planning to take a trip for leisure in the coming...

Jan 12, 2016, 10:00 ET
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AARP Report Finds Caregiving Market Will Grow 13% To Become $279 Billion Disruptive Opportunity 2016-2020

 AARP and Parks Associates today issued a Caregiving Innovation Frontiers (CIF) study aimed at addressing the current and future needs of...

Jan 11, 2016, 16:57 ET
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AARP's "Fearless at 50" Celebrates Boldness on and off the Field

Recognizing the milestone 50 represents, AARP recently launched "Fearless at 50," a campaign to celebrate real people who are challenging outdated...

Jan 11, 2016, 11:21 ET
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Inside the January/February Issue of AARP Bulletin

 As January sets in and a new year has begun, 2016 is a time for everyone to make personal changes and set new goals at work and at home. The...

Jan 07, 2016, 11:05 ET

Simple Steps Can Protect You From Scams in 2016

 While most consumers are slowly getting back into the swing of things following the holiday season, scammers are gearing up for a new year of...

Jan 07, 2016, 09:53 ET
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AARP Executives Challenge Tech Industry at CES 2016 By Encouraging Greater Collaboration with People 50-Plus

What: AARP Executives are speaking at CES 2016® and using the opportunity to challenge the technology industry to establish greater...

Jan 05, 2016, 08:00 ET
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AARP The Magazine Announces 15th Annual Movies For Grownups® Award Winners

AARP The Magazine has announced the winners of the 15th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards, continuing its integral role in awards season with...

Dec 30, 2015, 13:24 ET

AARP Fraud Watch Network Reveals Top Scams of 2015

 As 2015 closes, it's the same old story: another 750 documented data breaches roughly the same as in 2014. But this year's data shows at least...

Dec 30, 2015, 10:15 ET

AARP to Push Middle Class Agenda at NYS Capitol in 2016

 AARP today announced a Middle Class agenda for 2016 at the New York State Capitol aimed at facilitating retirement savings in a changing...

Dec 28, 2015, 15:37 ET

NY's ESCOs Charged Highest Electric Prices in Nation Last Year; AARP Urges Probe

 With federal data showing New York's energy service companies charged the highest residential electric prices in the nation last year –...

Dec 22, 2015, 12:00 ET

Credit Cards Safer To Use During Holiday Shopping Season

Consumers have been warned on ways to keep themselves and their personal items safe during holiday shopping, especially different tips and...

Dec 22, 2015, 10:18 ET
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AARP Celebrates Generation X as it Turned 50 this Year

As 2015 comes to a close, AARP celebrates the first of America's 62 million Generation Xers who hit a milestone and turned 50 this year by...