Financial security is critical to a high quality of life for older adults. The Administration on Aging (AoA) works to improve financial peace of mind through two programs funded by the Older Americans Act (OAA).
- The Pension Counseling and Information Program's grant projects fill a unique need by providing direct, specialized assistance at no charge to consumers. Counselors assist with identifying benefits from past employers, correcting miscalculations, appealing denied claims, and understanding complex pension laws.
- The National Education and Resource Center on Women and Retirement Planning serves as a one-stop gateway, providing user-friendly financial education and retirement planning tools targeting traditionally hard-to-reach women. Information and resources focus on retirement, health, and long-term care planning.