Looking to Land the Right Job for You?

Are you looking for that ideal job that matches your skills and experience? Well, your job search just got easier. AARP has launched a new job search tool, powered by Simply Hired, to help you rethink the way you look for jobs. It offers you the opportunity to seek employers who are looking for experienced workers and connect you to jobs that fit your interests, skills, education and years of experience. The site also allows you to tailor your search by …

Tips to Reenergize Your Job Search

Are you looking for a new job or considering a career change? Many experienced workers share the sentiment that navigating today’s job market is not as easy as it was perhaps 20 years ago. In the world of social media and job hunting online, it can become even more difficult to navigate the myriad social and professional platforms. It may require you to regroup, get reenergized and rework your job search plan. Reenergize Your Job Search Twenty years ago, the typical job search involved …

Changing Jobs? Beware of Bad Information About 401(k) Options

About to change jobs? If you have a 401(k) account, you’re at risk of getting bad information when you ask the company managing your retirement plan about your options. Turns out that, in some cases, the people who give advice over the phone push departing workers toward rolling over their 401(k)s into a privately owned individual retirement account (IRA) that the investment company sells. What these plan providers also don’t disclose to workers are the fees associated with that move or other …