AARP: Money First, Seniors Second

AARP: Money First, Seniors Second.

By Russel Hanson

We’ve all heard of AARP: that friendly, non-profit organization that just wants to help our seniors?  Wrong.  While AARP, formerly known as the American Association of Retired Persons, is technically considered a private not-for-profit organization, they were founded in 1958 with a primary mission to sell seniors health insurance.  That’s right, sell.  As in to make money.

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