Fair, equitable, and affordable financial products and services are essential to helping people and communities build and maintain wealth.
These principles guide AARP’s policies on personal and legal rights and protections in the legal system.
Devote adequate resources—the nation should devote sufficient resources to ensure access to benefits and adequate benefit levels for all who qu
The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to increase the accountability of government officials, promote access, and encourage civic engagement.
Promote transparency—proper accountability and oversight of government spending requires a transparent budget process negotiated by elected off
Raise adequate revenue—the tax system must produce enough revenue to pay for important national, state, and local priorities.
Pursue multiple strategies—a variety of strategies are needed to assure financial security in retirement.
Protect people from discrimination—freedom from discrimination is a fundamental right.