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Senior’s Bucket List Dream Comes True with Movie Star Treatment

Frieda “Freddie” Brock considers herself part of the new generation of seniors. A vibrant personality with an appetite for adventure, Freddie has spent her retirement traveling and pursuing her passion for writing. Most recently, Freddie added another fascinating chapter to that life when she was chosen by AAG for a special “bucket list” surprise. Following […]

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OC Seniors Learn New Anti-Scam Defenses from the BBB and AAG

On Wednesday, June 12, after the last bingo number was called inside the sprawling multipurpose room of the Orange Senior Center in Orange, Calif., the seniors in attendance were treated to another set of numbers they were not so excited to hear: Scams cheat older Americans out of about $36 billion a year. This was […]

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How to Have a Yard Sale

To clear the clutter in your home and make a little money on the side, hold a yard sale. Tubs of toys the kids have outgrown, closets of clothes you’ll never wear again, cabinets of cameras you haven’t picked up in 20 years, exercise equipment that’s rusting away, they all qualify for your yard sale. […]

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How To Beat The Heat, Try These 10 Tips

With temperatures rising — the last five years have been the warmest in recorded history*  — you now more than ever need ways to beat the heat. Here are 10 low-cost, easy-to-implement strategies to help you keep your cool this summer: Hydrate regularly. Water is low-cost, abundant and accessible. Water makes up about 60 percent […]

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How to Secure Your Home from Burglars

According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report*, there were an estimated, 1,401,840 burglaries in 2017, a decrease of 7.6 percent when compared with 2016 data, but that still means that one burglary occurred in the United States about every 13 seconds. What can you do to safeguard your home from burglary, which resulted in an […]

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Retirement Stats – How Americans Plan Their Golden Years

Retirement is very often considered the light at the end of the tunnel of your career. At AAG, we know better than anyone that retirement is something nearly everyone strives for, and they spend the better part of their adult lives saving money and making plans to ensure that their retirement years are comfortable. These […]

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6 People Who Became Famous Icons in their Older Years

Anything is possible during retirement! If you find yourself blaming old age for reasons you don’t pursue your dreams, then read ahead and be astounded by what these individuals have done in their older years. This list includes people who had been working toward their career goals for a lifetime before gaining fame, but also […]

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Fun Ways to Make Extra Money During Retirement

Are you excited to sit back and relax during retirement? Doing nothing at all sounds fun in theory, but after a couple of months or years, you might start to get restless at home. Or maybe you’ll discover you don’t have quite enough money to live the lifestyle you desired or go on the vacations […]

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The Best Is Yet to Come: 4 Ways to Improve Your Retirement Lifestyle

The healthier you are both physically and mentally, the better chance you have at enjoying a long and prosperous retirement. There are several ways to keep your health in check through activity and exercise while also investing to ensure you have enough funds for a comfortable living at home. Retirement can be the best part […]

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Helpful Guidelines for a Successful Retirement

You’ve been waiting your whole work life for retirement and now here’s your chance to make the most of your senior years. Are you a little nervous about your finances and healthcare plans? Don’t worry, you’re not the only one! Many Americans are worried they might not have enough saved for retirement, but with these […]

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