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Jun 13, 2016, 05:30 ET A medida que la contienda por el puesto del congresista Rangel se enciende, los aspirantes debaten sobre el Seguro Social y el futuro

A medida que la contienda se enardece por el primer puesto vacante desde hace 72 años en el distrito congresional 13 de Nueva York, nueve candidatos...


May 17, 2016, 11:13 ET NY's Retirement Crisis: Even Worse for Women, AARP GenX-Boomer Survey Finds

Over half of New York's Gen-Xers and Baby Boomers feel unprepared for retirement – but it's even worse for women. AARP's analysis of a survey of 800...


May 17, 2016, 01:54 ET La crisis jubilatoria en Nueva York es todavía peor para las mujeres, según la encuesta de AARP entre los boomers y la generación X

Menos de la mitad de la generación X y los baby boomers de Nueva York se sienten preparados para la jubilación, pero es todavía peor para las mujeres....


Apr 26, 2016, 03:55 ET New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Partners with AARP at 'Shred Fest 2016,' Helps New Yorkers Avoid Risk of Identity Theft

New Yorkers took a swipe against crime today, helping protect themselves from potential identity thieves by dumping trucks-full of sensitive personal ...


Apr 20, 2016, 12:48 ET 'Shred Fest 2016' Helps New York City Consumers Avoid Risk of Identity Theft

As part of its ongoing efforts to help consumers avoid falling victim to identity theft, AARP New York is joining with New York State Attorney...


Apr 14, 2016, 12:21 ET Trump debe presentar su plan para fortalecer el Seguro Social; resultados de una encuesta de AARP NY entre votantes 50+

Donald Trump es el único candidato presidencial que no ha trazado un plan para garantizar la solidez financiera del Seguro Social para las futuras...


Apr 14, 2016, 10:13 ET Trump Should Issue Plan to Make Social Security Financially Sound, AARP NY 50+ Voter Poll Finds

Donald Trump is the only presidential candidate who has not laid out a plan to make Social Security financially sound for future generations – and...


Mar 10, 2016, 03:48 ET AARP & PULP to Utility Consumers: Don't Sign With ESCOs Unless They Prove Savings

AARP and the Public Utilities Law Project (PULP) today urged New York consumers not to sign a contract with any energy service company (ESCO) unless...


Mar 01, 2016, 10:40 ET AARP Endorses Governor Cuomo's Paid Family Leave Proposal to Help Family Caregivers

AARP today endorsed Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposal to create a paid family leave law that would be stronger than any already on the books to help...


Mar 01, 2016, 02:16 ET AARP apoya la propuesta de licencia familiar remunerada del gobernador Cuomo para ayudar a los cuidadores familiares

Hoy, AARP apoyó la propuesta del gobernador Andrew Cuomo para crear una ley de licencia familiar remunerada, la cual sería más sólida que cualquier...


Feb 25, 2016, 05:36 ET AARP se une al alcalde de Nueva York y a los líderes municipales para promover el plan de ahorros jubilatorios dirigido a los trabajadores del sector privado

Declaración de Beth Finkel, directora estatal de AARP Nueva York: "Una parte vital de la misión de AARP es poder ayudar a las personas en Estados...


Feb 25, 2016, 04:51 ET AARP to Promote Mayor's Retirement Savings Plan for Private Sector Workers

Statement by AARP New York State Director Beth Finkel: "Helping Americans achieve and enjoy financial independence is central to AARP's mission, and...


Jan 13, 2016, 06:40 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 Cuomo for...


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 workplace...


Dec 28, 2015, 03:37 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 – and 14% more...


Dec 14, 2015, 11:11 ET Age-Friendly NYC Livability Solutions Forum

Today, AARP released newly-synthesized data from its LivabilityIndex—a new tool that illustrates the challenges and opportunities of making New York...


Nov 21, 2015, 03:43 ET AARP Recognizes Family Caregivers Across U.S.; Presents "Portrait of Care" to Editha Santiago from Queens, NY

November marks National Family Caregivers Month, a time to recognize the 40 million Americans – nearly 2.6 million in New York state – who help older ...


Oct 27, 2015, 11:52 ET AARP: Millions of NY Family Caregivers in Line for Help as Governor Signs CARE Act

Governor Andrew Cuomo has lent a critical helping hand to millions of family caregivers and the loved ones for whom they care by signing into law the ...


Oct 27, 2015, 01:18 ET NYC African American Gen Xers and Boomers Financially Stressed: AARP Survey

A staggering 70% of African American Gen Xers say they may leave New York City when they retire, saying high debt, housing expenses and healthcare...


Sep 17, 2015, 10:45 ET AARP's Fraud Watch Network Turns the Tables on Con Artists

The AARP Fraud Watch Network lit up the phone lines today as part of an effort to warn thousands of consumers about two leading "imposter scams" that ...


Aug 26, 2015, 04:33 ET Identity Theft Expert Frank Abagnale Named AARP Ambassador

AARP New York today announced that Frank W. Abagnale, nationally renowned expert on identity theft and fraud schemes, has been named AARP Fraud Watch ...


Jul 16, 2015, 12:19 ET NYS Family Caregivers Provide $31.3 Billion in Unpaid Care: AARP Study

Family caregivers in New York State provided 2.4 billion hours of care - worth an estimated $31.3 billion - to their parents, spouses, partners, and...


Jul 10, 2015, 09:42 ET AARP and Google Offer Top 5 Tips to Prevent Cybercrime

AARP and Google want New Yorkers age 50+ to be smart online to keep identity thieves out of their wallets and to protect their personal information....


Jun 24, 2015, 08:30 ET Gen-Xodus from NYC Looms: AARP Survey

Two thirds of New York City's Gen-Xers are considering fleeing the Big Apple in retirement as they struggle with affordability and savings, according ...


Jun 05, 2015, 02:26 ET AARP to Schumer, Gillibrand: Rein in Wall Street, Protect Working Americans' Retirement

AARP this week delivered over 5,000 petitions to U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand urging New York's representatives to reject any ...