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The 5 most surprising things about signing up for Medicare

When you’re enrolling for the first time, you may have no idea what to expect. Here’s what Medicare newbies need to know

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How to earn five times more on your savings

Or in many cases way, way more—even 40 times more. Really. But to enjoy such high returns, you have to play it right. Here’s how

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How to keep peace with your siblings when caring for Mom and Dad

Old rivalries and resentments can bubble up when aging parents need help. Here's how to ensure they won't pull your family apart

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Take your best shot: the four vaccines every grown-up needs

Sure, you know you’re due for a flu shot soon but that’s not the only needle with your name on it

8 resume mistakes that can make you look old

When you’re job hunting after age 50, the last thing you want is to appear prehistoric on paper. So steer clear of these flubs

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Pursuits

Power pedaling: the best new way to ride a bike

Long popular in Europe, electric bikes are catching on in America. Here's what you need to know

Health & Wellness

The 5 most surprising things about signing up for Medicare

When you’re enrolling for the first time, you may have no idea what to expect. Here’s what Medicare newbies need to know

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Health & Wellness

The 5 best ways to cut your risk of dementia, according to science

These simple research-backed steps could keep Alzheimer’s and other types of cognitive decline at bay

Everyone will feel the pain if this new Medicare rule goes into effect

It’s not just people 65 or older who will be affected

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This novel Japanese weight lifting system might actually get you to work out more

No, it's not a robot that lifts for you. But this method for lightening the load could make exercising easier

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Simple tips for paying less for your pricey prescription drugs

With drug prices high, many struggle to cover the costs. Follow these five ways to save (hint: it's easier than you think)

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Get better Medicare coverage at a lower price

Everything you need to know to make the most of this year's open enrollment period

5 things you need to know about this year’s flu shot

Flu season starts next month and your best defense against getting sick is to take your shot—as long as you time it right

The 5 best ways to cut your risk of dementia, according to science

These simple research-backed steps could keep Alzheimer’s and other types of cognitive decline at bay

Family & Home

More people over 50 are having affairs. Would you?

Before you stray from your partner, consider what’s really driving that desire

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How to keep peace with your siblings when caring for Mom and Dad

Old rivalries and resentments can bubble up when aging parents need help. Here's how to ensure they won't pull your family apart

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Money

How to find retirement advice you can trust

The recent death of a valuable consumer protection rule has left you at the mercy of predatory advisors

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The 7 best money moves to make when you turn 50

From retirement security to living debt-free, this big birthday is your chance to step it up so you can reach your financial goals

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5 ways to protect your savings when stock prices fall

Don't let an old bull trample your retirement dreams

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Work

8 resume mistakes that can make you look old

When you’re job hunting after age 50, the last thing you want is to appear prehistoric on paper. So steer clear of these flubs

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Make yourself indispensable at work, no matter your age

Your experience and outlook can make you a valuable member of any team, says the author of a new book on work, wisdom, and aging.

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Pursuits

7 YouTube stars who are making a splash after 50

Move over, millennials. These online video creators are bucking YouTube’s youth movement and proving it’s never too late to shine

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Why I will never stop coloring my gray hair

No, gray is not the new black despite all the fashionable folks who are trying to convince you otherwise

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Take a getaway the whole family will love

Multigenerational travel can bring the generations together, strengthen family bonds, and create lasting memories—if you do it right

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