These principles provide a flexible framework that applies to all consumer products and services:
Fair, equitable, and affordable financial products and services are essential to helping people and communities build and maintain wealth.
Devote adequate resources—the nation should devote sufficient resources to ensure access to benefits and adequate benefit levels for all who qu
People of all ages, ability levels, and incomes need a variety of safe, affordable, and convenient transportation options in their communities.
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.
These principles reflect AARP's vision for reforming the financing and delivery of long-term services and supports (LTSS) to promote consumer independence, choice, dig