(Page 16) Lessons from With more than 35.2 million readers, AARP The Magazine is the world's largest circulation magazine and the definitive lifestyle publication for Americans 50+.
We advocate for individuals in the marketplace by selecting products and services of high quality and value to carry the AARP name as well as help our members obtain discounts on a wide range of products, travel, and services.A trusted source for lifestyle tips, news and educational information, AARP produces AARP The Magazine, the world's largest circulation magazine; AARP Bulletin; org; AARP TV & Radio; AARP Books; and AARP en Español, a Spanish-language website addressing the interests and needs of Hispanics.AARP does not endorse candidates for public office or make contributions to political campaigns or candidates. Inside the June/July Issue of AARP The Magazine and Online with Web Exclusives at org/magazine Tweet It: New June/July issue of @AARP chats w/ @Mel Rivers; 50-plus online dating scams; limits of aging & more! In a revealing, intimate interview with AARP The Magazine, Rivers reminisces about the cherished memories she and her mother created and provides insight on what her life looks like now without her best friend and creative confidante.(Page 39) Online Dating Scams and Why Older Americans are the New Target: According to the FBI, in just the last six months of 2014, Americans lost over in the course of three months to an online scammer who posed as a potential love interest.
In an effort to take action against this kind of fraud, the AARP Fraud Watch Network is urging online dating sites to step up and protect their users from these scammers.
(Page 47) Everyday Americans Who Defy the Limits of Aging: With new advances in medical science and the increased determination of the aging Baby Boomer population, the pursuits and possibilities for the 50-plus are endless.
This issue of AARP The Magazine takes a look at the many astonishing ways—including everything from drag racing to becoming a fashion model— in which older Americans are disrupting stereotypes of aging and retirement.
(Page 30) Kicking Scammers, Schemers, and Scoundrels to the Curb: Solving nearly 27,000 consumer complaints and recouping almost over the last eight years for AARP members, AARP Consumer Advocate Ron Burley shares the top four problems most upsetting to consumers and offers his best advice to combat those situations in this issue of AARP The Magazine.
(Page 26) Stay Safe with AARP's 2015 Summer Survival Guide: With hotter temperatures and more opportunities to enjoy the fresh air, summer fun can often be spoiled by unforeseen dangers, from snakebites to stinging jellyfish to a scorching hot beach.
Now AARP The Magazine offers a summer survival guide with tips on how to enjoy sun and fun safely this year.