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From finding and starting a new job or career to financial planning during retirement, older Americans face a unique set of challenges when it comes to financial security, jobs, and opportunity. In partnership with Next Avenue, public media’s first and only national journalism service for America’s booming older population, find stories here about older Americans, jobs, poverty, and economic opportunity.

April 1, 2020 | COVID-19 COVERAGE
By Nancy Collamer Work & Purpose Blogger (Read all of Next Avenue’s COVID-19 coverage geared toward keeping older generations informed, safe and prepared.) As the coronavirus crisis escalates, layoffs are sadly mounting. Last week, 3.28 million Americans filed for unemployment, the highest number of initial…
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March 10, 2020 | Next Avenue
By Richard Eisenberg Money & Work Editor Part of the THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW SPECIAL REPORT With the coronavirus spread, I’ve seen a rush of companies telling employees to work from home, including Microsoft, Facebook, and Amazon. Long…