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Health problems had Ms. A relying on just $11,284 a year. But a visit to an NCOA Economic Security Service Center doubled her income and got her a job. We're helping seniors stretch every dollar.

The Latest in Economic Security Initiative

Seniors: Weigh Your Community Living Options

When weighing your housing choices as you age, it is important to consider your community as well as your dwelling. Ask yourself the following questions to see if some of today’s new residential options are a good fit for your personal situation.

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4 Tips for Seniors to Manage Their Debt

Many older adults use credit cards to cope with unexpected expenses that exceed their income. This strategy can work for a while. However, over time your credit cards can reach the maximum borrowing limits. Here are four solutions to help reduce your debt and get back on the path to financial stability.

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Seniors: 5 Tips to Increase Your Income

With the decline of company pensions and financial markets taking a hit during the economic downturn, many seniors face less income than anticipated in retirement. Here are 5 tips to boost your income and savings.

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NCOA Adds Four New Partners to Economic Security Initiative

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) today announced the addition of four new community partners in its Economic Security Initiative (ESI), a person-centered, holistic approach to economic casework that addresses the needs of older adults experiencing economic distress.

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