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Get practical tips for saving on household expenses, help if you can’t pay your rent, plus access to free and low-cost services for your home.

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AARP Foundation helps turn setbacks into comebacks. We offer solutions that help people 50 and older secure the essentials — equitably.

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Get tips for saving money on your internet, phone, energy, and water bills.

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Homeowners may be eligible to receive property tax credits or refunds — find out how to get money back in your pocket.

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Are you having trouble making rent payments? You’re not alone. Discover support with housing expenses and avoid eviction.

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Discover top recommendations from home maintenance experts for keeping your home in good condition as you age.

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Home-grown vegetables taste better and can help you save on groceries, making room in your budget for other essential expenses.

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Looking for advice on buying a home, renting, credit issues, or foreclosure prevention? Find a free or low-cost counselor near you.

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Having trouble making ends meet? These ideas can help you find some breathing room in your budget.

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Get financial assistance with your heating and cooling costs, weatherization and energy-related home repairs.

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