Older adults are major contributors to the U.S. economy through consumer spending. This spending, however, must take place in a healthy marketplace.
These principles provide a flexible framework that applies to all consumer products and services:
The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to increase the accountability of government officials, promote access, and encourage civic engagement.
Maintaining trust and confidence in the government requires strong democratic processes and government institutions.
Americans’ retirement income comes from several sources. For most, Social Security income is the foundation of financial security in retirement.
In twenty-first century America, millions of people are living longer.
Pursue multiple strategies—a variety of strategies are needed to assure financial security in retirement.
The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to promote and sustain individual and population health and improve the health care system by ensuring access