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Women: Put yourself first in planning for financial freedom in retirement

It’s 2020, but a woman’s path to a secure retirement continues to be filled with obstacles. It’s time for equity in aging.

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3 Ways to Prepare for Medicare Open Enrollment

From October 15 through December 7, people with Medicare can join, switch, or drop Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D drug plans.

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Aging with Dignity Shouldn’t be a Stroke of Luck

Dad had a family history of heart issues. But in the end, the most damning factor that shortened his life was the stress of his medical debt—and a system that failed him as he grew older.

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Senior Medicare Patrol Warns of COVID-19 Fraud

The Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) has been receiving complaints of unsolicited callers using the fear and uncertainty from the COVID-19 pandemic to prey on Medicare beneficiaries. Protect yourself from these scams by knowing what to look for and how to verify that something is real.

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The Pandemic’s Threat to Older Workers

Older workers facing job loss have a harder time re-entering the workforce, which is why SCSEP is a valuable lifeline in getting them back to employment.

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COVID-19, My Grandma, and My 401K

From a discussion of benefits access to a discussion on immediate health risks, financial risk, and deciphering the differences between social distancing, quarantine or isolation—families, friends, and neighbors are staying connected on what is keeping them up at night, while remaining physically disconnected.

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COVID-19 Shows Why Equal Pay Matters

March 31 is Equal Pay Day. In the age of COVID-19, it’s another stark reminder that older women would be better prepared financially if the wage gap didn’t follow them into retirement.

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