As Baby Boomers reach retirement age, AARP is trying to help retirees understand Social Security. Research shows over one-fourth of retired residents in Missouri rely exclusively on these benefits. According to Missouri AARP Director Craig Eichelman, retirement can be a difficult transition.

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To that end, the organization has developed an online benefits calculator to provide members with instant feedback on their status and to aid in planning for the future.

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Eichelman says the calculator is a part of AARP’s 10-step program, “Ready for Retirement”. You can find the calculator on AARP’s website,