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Celebrating 20 Years of Being WISER!



Join us on September 20, 2016 for WISER's 20th anniversary celebration.  The event will take place at The Terrace at 101 Constitution Avenue NW in Washington, DC. A forum will be held from 2:00-5:30pm with a reception and awards presentation following.

More details will be posted soon. We hope to see you there!  

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WISER Newsletter

WISER's latest newsletter includes a feature on the recent changes to Social Security that can affect how married and divorced women can claim benefits. Also in this issue are updates on the fight for equal pay and the Older Americans Act. Finally, we share a personal story about a retirement decision many older adults are facing-do I stay where I am or move closer to my family? 

Click here to download the newsletter.

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Retirement Planning Around the Globe

This summer, the world watched as the world's best athletes gathered in Rio for the Summer Olympics. The games are a reminder that despite our many differences, in the end, we have much in common. We also share common struggles, for example, how to take care of a rapidly aging population that is no longer able to work.

Check out WISER's blog and learn about how various countries approach the challenges of retirement.

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Use WISER's calculator to determine when you should start saving for retirement and how much you can really afford to save. (Excel file).