Editors' Picks

A popular Medicare fitness benefit is going away

Plenty of active seniors are mighty mad about the end of SilverSneakers

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Why timing Social Security is especially tricky for widows

Another wrinkle: how does earning money affect the choices?

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New study asks if you really need those cholesterol meds

You know the benefits. Have you and your doctor talked about the risks?

Pursuits

7 gifts for hosts and hostesses that will make you a perfect guest

Forget the flowers and the candles and go for the wow factor instead

Money

5 ways to protect your savings when stock prices fall

Don't let an old bull trample your retirement dreams

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Health & Wellness

How to substantially lower your stress in five minutes a day

Practicing mindfulness can reduce anxiety and depression and heighten your general sense of well being

This holiday gift could help keep your parents healthy all year

The latest Apple Watch offers new ways to protect the elderly

New study asks if you really need those cholesterol meds

You know the benefits. Have you and your doctor talked about the risks?

4 ways to prevent vision loss

You'll still need reading glasses, but these measures can help ward off major problems

Salt can be bad for your brain, not just your heart

As if you needed another reason to put down the salt shaker

How to substantially lower your stress in five minutes a day

Practicing mindfulness can reduce anxiety and depression and heighten your general sense of well being

Family & Home

How to conquer the hidden costs of college

Activity fees, travel and Greek life, oh my

The 6 worst things to say to a family caregiver

Especially during the holidays, you might just want to zip it

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The No. 1 secret to getting along on family vacations

Don’t let your pocketbook become extra baggage

Money

3 surprising ways to support your local economy

Keep close to home this holiday season

see more in Smart Spending

What to do when stock prices freak you out

How to calm your short-term nerves so you stick to your long-term goals

see more in Saving & Investing

Many older people are losing shocking amounts of money in this phone scam

Use these tips to protect yourself and your loved ones

Learn more about the topics that are important to you

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

Work

How to launch a business after age 50

7 tips that'll help you rocket to success on your own

see more in Entrepreneurship

Here are the best answers to ageist job interview questions

When you’re face-to-face with a younger hiring manager, make your age a selling point, not a strike against you

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The number that millennials will share that you never would

You. Would. Never. But your younger coworkers would—and they might be right.

Pursuits

Cast your ballot(s) for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Here's an election that will rock your world

7 gifts for hosts and hostesses that will make you a perfect guest

Forget the flowers and the candles and go for the wow factor instead

see more in Passions

10 classic celebrity holiday specials you can watch for free

Famous guest stars! Memorable songs! Cheesy sets! And more…

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