The Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC) emerged in 2006 as a conservative alternative to the AARP. But it was in 2010 that AMAC’s membership grew exponentially: from 40,000 to over one million. The reason? AARP threw its support behind Obama’s Affordable Care Act, which alienated many of its members. If you’re on the hunt …

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There are three things you can count on: death, taxes and receiving a membership pitch from the AARP the day you turn 50. From travel and dining discounts to exclusive insurance partnerships, AARP offers a ton of benefits. But you might be able to find the same (or better) discounts without a membership. AARP is …

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Newlyweds Tim and L. moved into a tiny house in 2018. Tim moved from a house he shared with college friends ($400/month) and L. moved from an upscale apartment building ($1300/month). Their tiny house has two levels and is 269 square feet. Cost Monthly “mortgage” payment: $433.53 (total cost of tiny house: $56k) Internet: $50 …

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