- AARP - https://blog.aarp.org -

In the morning news

Washington Times: Power, trust divide in the public mind

Yet Consumer Reports was named the most trusted of the bunch, followed by the American Red Cross, AARP, the Nature Conservancy and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Washington Post: Caroline Turns 50, And an AARP Cover Girl Is Born

Ain’t it nifty? Look who’s 50! Hard to believe, but Caroline Kennedy is an AARP cover girl.

Wall Street Journal: The Biggest Budget Buster

The fiscal gap does not arise, as many believe, primarily from the coming retirement of the baby boomers. Rather, the rate at which health-care costs grow will be the primary determinant of the nation’s long-term budget picture.

USA Today: In a terrible bind? Tapping your 401(k) may not be smart

If your retirement date is still decades away, it’s tempting to tap your 401(k) plan for emergency cash.