The Great Stock vs. Bond Debate

How to set up a retirement-investment plan that pays the bills by: Jane Bryant Quinn | from: AARP Bulletin | July 01, 2011 I have a radical thought. How about not investing for growth in the years just before retirement, and even after? Instead, think about investing...

Shopping for Cell Phones

Useful information about Cell Phones and You Provided by AARP   Cell phones are pretty much indispensable. Some people get cell phones for the convenience of  staying connected to friends and family wherever they might be. Most older people use their cell phones for...

Save on Travel Expenses

No matter where you’re headed on your next getaway, take these cost-saving travel tips with you from: AARP Bulletin | June 29, 2011   Wait for a weekday. Avoid buying airline tickets on a weekend — prices are often highest then. The best day is usually Tuesday,...

Paradise Found

Ten fun, affordable, stunningly beautiful places to retire abroad. by: Barry Golson | from: AARP The Magazine | September/October 2010 issue   Imagine waking up under sunny skies in a Latin American paradise, in a spacious, open-terraced home, your backyard dotted...

Are You Throwing Money Away?

The contents of your trash may show how you could be wasting money and Earth’s resources by: Jeff Yeager | from: AARP | April 19, 2011   Let’s talk some trash. Or rather, let’s listen to what the contents of your trash can and recycling bin are...