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This simple Medicare mistake can mean a surprise doctor’s bill

Why you need to know the difference between an annual wellness visit and a full physical

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Why I won’t marry the man I love

Second marriages are just like first ones—but way more complicated

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3 air travel perks worth paying for

Frequent travelers say these are the ones to splurge on

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More parents are helping young adults buy their first home

Just because your friends are helping their kids doesn't mean you should. Here's how to decide

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Invisible no more: the growing power of women over 60

Older women are driving a demographic revolution. Get ready

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Pursuits

When “The Birds” star Tippi Hedren lived with lions

Daughter Melanie Griffith (a.k.a Dakota Johnson's mom) also hung out with Neil, the family pet

Money

The states where you pay the lowest—and highest—taxes

You could owe three times as much depending where you live

Health & Wellness

This simple Medicare mistake can mean a surprise doctor’s bill

Why you need to know the difference between an annual wellness visit and a full physical

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Health & Wellness

The surprising way some people are fighting aging

Despite little evidence, doctors and patients are hoping these meds could be the fountain of youth

The most important medical tests you need to get after 50

As you age, your risks of heart disease, diabetes, and certain cancers rise

Diet drinks are low in calories but high in health risks for women

A major new study shows an increased risk of heart disease and stroke for older women

see more in Fitness & Nutrition

Why the price of the same Medicare Supplement plan can vary so dramatically

Our resident Medicare expert explains what's behind the differences

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The common condition that can be misdiagnosed as early dementia

When an older person becomes forgetful, there's more than one answer

How to cut the high cost of hearing aids

Music to your ears: With the right strategy, you can save serious money

The surprising way some people are fighting aging

Despite little evidence, doctors and patients are hoping these meds could be the fountain of youth

Family & Home

The lifeline you need if you’re caring for an aging loved one

This caregiving pro can be pricey, but, for many, totally worth it

see more in Caregiving

More people are finding new love with old sweethearts

Social media has made it easy to connect with a long-lost crush—and you might like what you find

see more in Relationships

What to do if your child has rejected you

Being estranged from your kid is painful and can make you feel like a bad parent. But there may be a way to mend the rift

Money

Financial setbacks hit older singles harder than married folks. Here’s how to protect yourself

When you can't rely on another person's income or assets, you need to create your own back-up plans

see more in Retirement Planning

How to make money from your old Barbies

As the iconic doll turns 60, it's time to cash in

see more in Smart Spending

The best “senior” discounts you can nab before you turn 60

It's never too early to enjoy the perks of aging

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Retirement planning, healthcare, relationships, caregiving, smart spending, and more

Work

Is it time to stop lying about your age?

It used to be a lady never revealed how old she was. Have times changed?

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Work for yourself? Here’s how to save for retirement

Being self-employed is no excuse to skimp on retirement savings

see more in Side Hustles

How long will you be able to work?

If you think your career is winding down before you're ready, read this

Pursuits

9 easy ways to score travel upgrades

Pro tips on how to get a seat in business class, a bigger car, or a better view

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The Rolling Stones’ Rock ‘n’ Roll Circus

Long before they became a brand for profitable touring, the Stones put on a show

see more in Retronaut

The heroine that every 50-something woman needs

Right there on the big screen, a normal middle-aged woman's life

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