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Nov 12, 2019, 10:00 ET AARP MoneyMap™ to Help Consumers Navigate Sudden Financial Shocks

Reacting to new research that shows one-half of adults have experienced an unexpected financial challenge in the past year, AARP today launched AARP...


Nov 12, 2019, 08:00 ET At National Gala Tonight AARP Will Honor Five Winners of the 2019-2020 AARP Purpose Prize; Each Winner Will Receive $60K Award

At a national gala held tonight in Washington D.C., AARP will honor the five winners of the 2019-2020 AARP Purpose Prize award each of whom has been...


Nov 06, 2019, 08:00 ET November AARP Bulletin: The Secret to Good Health & Longer Life?

The health risks of chronic inflammation have been talked about by doctors and researchers for decades, but only in the past few years have studies...


Nov 05, 2019, 10:30 ET Annette Bening to Receive Career Achievement Honor at AARP The Magazine's 19th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards

AARP The Magazine announced today that Annette Bening will receive the 2019 Movies for Grownups Career Achievement Award. Bening – a recipient of two ...


Nov 05, 2019, 07:00 ET AARP anuncia ganadores del Premio Propósito 2019-2020; Se entregarán cinco premios de $60,000

AARP anunció hoy los ganadores de su Premio Propósito 2019-2020. Este galardón es el único premio nacional que celebra a las personas de 50 años o...


Nov 05, 2019, 07:00 ET AARP Announces 2019-2020 Purpose Prize Winners; Five $60k Awards Will Be Presented

Today AARP announced its 2019-2020 AARP Purpose Prize award recipients. The AARP Purpose Prize is the only national award that celebrates people...


Nov 05, 2019, 07:00 ET AARP Announces 2019-2020 Purpose Prize Winners; Five $60k Awards Will Be Presented

Today AARP announced its 2019-2020 AARP Purpose Prize award recipients. The AARP Purpose Prize is the only national award that celebrates people...


Oct 23, 2019, 12:00 ET Hispanics Feel Underrepresented in Beauty/Personal Grooming Advertising, Seek More Product Choices, AARP Report Finds

Latinos aged 50 and older spend an average of $46 per month on beauty and personal grooming products, nearly double the $25 spent per month by the...


Oct 23, 2019, 12:00 ET Un nuevo estudio realizado por AARP revela que los hispanos sienten que la publicidad de productos de belleza y apariencia personal no los representa, y buscan mayor variedad de productos

Los latinos mayores de 50 años gastan un promedio de 46 dólares al mes en productos de belleza y apariencia personal, casi el doble de los 25 dólares ...


Oct 17, 2019, 11:12 ET Incidence of Financial Exploitation Greatly Declines with BankSafe Training, Says First-of-its-Kind Report from AARP and Virginia Tech

Dedicated training for employees of banks and credit unions significantly strengthens the ability to stop financial exploitation incidents before...


Oct 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Boomer and Gen-X Women Feel Ignored by Beauty and Grooming Product Makers, AARP Survey Finds

A national survey of nearly 2,000 U.S. women finds a significant number of respondents in their 50s and above feel ignored by the beauty and personal ...


Oct 10, 2019, 10:33 ET AARP Statement on Social Security COLA Announcement

AARP Chief Executive Officer Jo Ann Jenkins released the following statement in response to today's announcement of the 2020 cost-of-living...


Oct 08, 2019, 10:50 ET AARP Hatchery Ventures Announces Warrants in 5 Age-Tech Companies

AARP Innovation Labs announced today that its Hatchery Ventures program has added five new companies to its startup portfolio: Enwoven, Musical...


Oct 07, 2019, 12:28 ET October AARP Bulletin: Everything You Think About Saving for Retirement May Be Wrong

When it comes to retirement planning strategies, no one should rely on the classic "rules-of-thumb." Many are outdated, or don't reveal the whole...


Oct 03, 2019, 09:00 ET Inside the October/November Issue of AARP The Magazine

In this month's issue of ATM, the magazine reveals the newest health super-tools and most important emerging solutions for disease and injury from...


Sep 30, 2019, 10:25 ET Actor Tom Hanks Authors Exclusive Story for AARP The Magazine October/November Issue

Gathering inspiration from his upcoming biopic, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, beloved actor Tom Hanks writes an exclusive first-person essay...


Sep 27, 2019, 15:14 ET AARP colabora con la Hispanic Heritage Foundation para reconocer a líderes y pioneros latinos que tienen un impacto en todo el país

AARP, la organización sin fines de lucro, no partidaria, más grande de todo el país, dedicada a luchar por las personas mayores de 50 para que puedan ...


Sep 27, 2019, 14:55 ET AARP Collaborates With The Hispanic Heritage Foundation To Recognize Latino Trailblazers And Leaders Making Nationwide Impact

AARP, the nation's largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to empowering people 50 and older to choose how they live as they age, will...


Sep 23, 2019, 11:15 ET AARP and Getty Images Announce Collaboration to Change the Look of Aging

AARP is intensifying its work aimed at rejecting the stereotypes associated with aging in media. As part of a multi-year initiative, the organization ...


Sep 10, 2019, 10:37 ET In-Store Shopping a Struggle for 1 in 3 Caregivers

In-store shopping is a struggle for nearly one-third (31%) of America's 40 million unpaid family caregivers, according to a new survey from AARP....


Sep 04, 2019, 11:48 ET September AARP Bulletin: Marijuana and Your Health

A patchwork of state and federal laws and an unprecedented marking blitz have left many older Americans with questions about medical marijuana and...


Aug 27, 2019, 14:00 ET Contest Celebrates Sisterhood and 1st Anniversary of "Sisters from AARP" Newsletter with a Sam Fine Makeover Prize

Sisters from AARP,SM a digital newsletter celebrating Gen-X and Baby Boomer African American women, today announced its "Sisterhood is Beautiful"...


Aug 05, 2019, 10:32 ET Inside the August/September Issue of AARP The Magazine

Ten of the biggest stars in Latin music – including Carlos Santana, Gloria Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Sheila E. and Jose Feliciano – give exclusive...


Aug 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Pioneer of Latin Rock Carlos Santana Reflects on his 50-Year Music Career in the August/September Issue of AARP The Magazine

Through talent, determination, and by his reckoning some divine intervention, a young boy from Jalisco, Mexico, became one of the most...


Jul 03, 2019, 11:29 ET AARP Backs Federal Efforts to Better Lives of LGBT Older Americans

AARP, continuing its long-standing anti-discrimination advocacy on behalf of older Americans, is backing Congressional and legal initiatives to...