Aging

National Press Foundation link: How People Make the Decision to Work Longer March 15, 2018

How People Make the Decision to Work Longer

When Choosing to Retire, Finances, Health and Social Desires All Play a Part

National Press Foundation link: Using Data to Report on an Aging Nation March 14, 2018

Using Data to Report on an Aging Nation

The Health and Retirement Study Tracks a Host of Factors that Impact People as They Age

National Press Foundation link: Is the Human Body Built to Last? March 15, 2018

Is the Human Body Built to Last?

Rethinking the Conventional Wisdom about Aging

National Press Foundation link: How Workplace Settings Affect Retirement March 14, 2018

How Workplace Settings Affect Retirement

Employee Input, Benefits and Other Factors Impact Retirement Decisions

National Press Foundation link: New Views of the Aging Mind and Brain March 14, 2018

New Views of the Aging Mind and Brain

A fresh look at aging and the decline of the cognitive and neural systems

National Press Foundation link: The Impact of Education on Working Longer March 14, 2018

The Impact of Education on Working Longer

Why Do People With More Schooling Stay in the Workforce Longer?

National Press Foundation link: Is Uncle Sam Inducing the Elderly to Retire Early? March 14, 2018

Is Uncle Sam Inducing the Elderly to Retire Early?

Older Americans Face a Rash of Tax and Policy Disincentives to Continue Working

National Press Foundation link: Reporter-to-Reporter Tips on Covering an Aging Workforce March 13, 2018

Reporter-to-Reporter Tips on Covering an Aging Workforce

How to Document an America Getting Older

National Press Foundation link: Explaining the Confusing World of Social Security March 13, 2018

Explaining the Confusing World of Social Security

Social Security Has Always Been Complicated. Today’s No Exception.

National Press Foundation link: Age Discrimination in the Hiring Process March 12, 2018

Age Discrimination in the Hiring Process

For Some, the Desire to Work Longer Hits Barriers from Discriminatory Employers

National Press Foundation link: How Work is Affected by Caregiving March 12, 2018

How Work is Affected by Caregiving

As Adult Children Are Called on to Tend to Ailing Parents, Retirements Suffer

National Press Foundation link: The Decline of Pensions March 12, 2018

The Decline of Pensions

As Pensions and Social Security Got Less Generous, Workers Needed – or Chose – to Stay on the Job

National Press Foundation link: Working Longer Around the World March 12, 2018

Working Longer Around the World

Labor Force Participation is Going Up in the U.S. and Around the World

National Press Foundation link: How Health Can Affect Decision to Work Longer March 11, 2018

How Health Can Affect Decision to Work Longer

Even if People Want to Continue a Career, Life Can Intervene

National Press Foundation link: When Does Memory Fade? October 18, 2017

When Does Memory Fade?

As People Age, Cognitive Function Declines – But Not Always

National Press Foundation link: A Shaky Retirement System October 18, 2017

A Shaky Retirement System

Less-Prepared Americans are Still Retiring Earlier Than They Should

National Press Foundation link: Why Social Security and Medicare Matter October 18, 2017

Why Social Security and Medicare Matter

After Age 50, People Focus on Health and Savings

National Press Foundation link: What Is the “Village” Aging Concept? October 18, 2017

What Is the “Village” Aging Concept?

When Older People Use Community to Support Each Other

National Press Foundation link: How to Avoid Financial Scams October 18, 2017

How to Avoid Financial Scams

CFPB Offers Consumer-Friendly Tools and Guidelines

National Press Foundation link: Living to 100? October 18, 2017

Living to 100?

Understanding the Limits to the Human Body

National Press Foundation link: The Death of the Fiduciary Rule? October 17, 2017

The Death of the Fiduciary Rule?

Regulatory Change Pushed by Obama Being Undone by Trump

National Press Foundation link: Caught in the Middle October 17, 2017

Caught in the Middle

When Children Care for Parents

National Press Foundation link: Why We Are Living Longer October 17, 2017

Why We Are Living Longer

Longer Lives More Common, But Reasons Why Uncertain

National Press Foundation link: How Dementia Affects Your Brain October 17, 2017

How Dementia Affects Your Brain

Researchers Seeking Therapies for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s Diseases

National Press Foundation link: On Personal Finance, Remember Your Roots October 16, 2017

On Personal Finance, Remember Your Roots

Popular Columnist Makes Personal Finance Relevant By Always Remembering Her Audience

National Press Foundation link: Social Security’s Challenges October 16, 2017

Social Security’s Challenges

An Aging Population Will Encounter a Weakened Safety Net

National Press Foundation link: The Changing Long-Term Care Industry October 16, 2017

The Changing Long-Term Care Industry

As Population Ages, New Nursing Home Options Abound

National Press Foundation link: How Wealth Inequality Affects Retirement October 16, 2017

How Wealth Inequality Affects Retirement

The Booming Stock Markets Has Helped Some, But Many Remain Left Behind

National Press Foundation link: Covering Age Discrimination October 15, 2017

Covering Age Discrimination

Barriers Often Prevent Older Americans from the Jobs They Want – or Need

National Press Foundation link: Coordinating Health Care for Older Patients June 16, 2016

Coordinating Health Care for Older Patients

How Moving From One Facility to Another Can Introduce Risk

National Press Foundation link: Rethinking the Notion of ‘Retirement’ June 16, 2016

Rethinking the Notion of ‘Retirement’

With Rapid Technological Changes, People Will Live – and Work – Longer

National Press Foundation link: Federal Scientists Seek to Understand Aging Population June 16, 2016

Federal Scientists Seek to Understand Aging Population

Research into Alzheimer’s, Hypertension, Other Health Conditions May Lead to Clues on Longevity

National Press Foundation link: Understanding the ‘Fiduciary Rule’ June 16, 2016

Understanding the ‘Fiduciary Rule’

An Important – and Contested – Change in Retirement Planning Rules

National Press Foundation link: When Adult Children are Stuck in the Middle June 16, 2016

When Adult Children are Stuck in the Middle

The ‘Sandwich Generation’ is Really Much More: The ‘Club Sandwich Generation’

National Press Foundation link: Public Pensions Falling Short June 16, 2016

Public Pensions Falling Short

In State Capitals, a Wide Variation in Pension Performance

National Press Foundation link: Is a Fix to Social Security Possible? June 15, 2016

Is a Fix to Social Security Possible?

Long-Term Trends Aren’t Good – But Political Will is Lacking

National Press Foundation link: A Coming Population Boom June 15, 2016

A Coming Population Boom

Move by Baby Boomers into Senior Status Will Impact Health Spending

National Press Foundation link: State of Science in Alzheimer’s Research June 15, 2016

State of Science in Alzheimer’s Research

Wave of Baby Boomers Will Balloon Alzheimer’s Cases

National Press Foundation link: Disparities in Wealth and Savings June 14, 2016

Disparities in Wealth and Savings

While Many Older People Struggle with Retirement, the Shortfall for Some Groups is Acute

National Press Foundation link: How to Maximize Social Security Benefits June 14, 2016

How to Maximize Social Security Benefits

Journalists Can Help People Wade Through 2,700 Rules

National Press Foundation link: Making Finance and Aging Come Alive for Your Audience June 14, 2016

Making Finance and Aging Come Alive for Your Audience

For Reporters on Personal Finance and Aging Beats, Repetition is OK

National Press Foundation link: Living Longer, Living Better June 14, 2016

Living Longer, Living Better

For Aging Society, A Longevity Bonus is Just One Perk

National Press Foundation link: Falling Short on Retirement June 14, 2016

Falling Short on Retirement

As System Moved to Individual Control, People are Less Prepared

National Press Foundation link: Protecting Elderly Americans’ Finances June 13, 2016

Protecting Elderly Americans’ Finances

As Older Population Grows, So Does Exploitation of It

National Press Foundation link: Behavioral Roadblocks to Saving for Retirement June 13, 2016

Behavioral Roadblocks to Saving for Retirement

People Have Difficulty Relating to Their Older Selves

National Press Foundation link: Accepting the End of Life January 20, 2015

Accepting the End of Life

Attention Still Needed For Counseling Those in their Final Days