Scam Alert: New Medicare Cards Without SS Numbers

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Starting next April, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will begin issuing Medicare cards that do not display Social Security numbers. New beneficiaries will get the modernized cards first, and then new cards will be issued to existing beneficiaries. This change presents an opening to scammers. If you get a call claiming to be from Medicare asking you to confirm your Social Security number for the new card, this is a scam! It is also a scam if you …

Explore the possibility of turning your hobby into a business!

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Exploring the possibility of turning your hobby into a business? Join AARP New Hampshire, Small Business Administration, SCORE  and Center for Women’s Business Advancement at Southern New Hampshire University  and find out how! Industry leaders will walk you through the steps to think about if you’re interested in making your hobby a business, including: Is your product or service marketable? How do you move beyond a fun pastime to a serious endeavor? What are the critical steps in building your …

Job Search in the Digital Age Workshop

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In the Digital Age, success can hinge on the movement of a mouse and the click of a button! Join AARP for a free interactive workshop, Job Search in the Digital Age.  Learn about the newest and best websites and apps for the job search so you can search like a digital champ! Enjoy complimentary light snacks and beverages while you learn important tips about how to network online and get noticed by hiring managers.  Put your best foot forward …

It’s AARP Day at the Fisher Cats!

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Take me out to the ball game, take me out with the crowd …… It’s AARP Day at the Fisher Cats on Tuesday, June 20 when the New Hampshire Fisher Cats take on the Harrisburg Senators, the Double-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays.  Games are held at the Northeast Delta Dental Stadium at One Line Drive in downtown Manchester. A special ticket price of $28 for AARP members and their guests includes a New Hampshire Fisher Cats game ticket …

Get the Most Out of Your iPad Workshops in Nashua

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Looks what’s coming to Nashua on May 13:  FREE hands-on workshops for those who want to get the most out of their iPads. It’s all part of the AARP TEK program (Technology, Education, Knowledge) with friendly TEK guides available to answer your questions and provide one-on-one help. Choose from four different workshops, all offered on May 13.  Registration is required.  You can register online or by calling 1 866 591 8105. Featured iPad workshops include: Intro to iPad:  Beginner Workshop …

Get the Most Out of Your iPad Workshops in Concord

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Looks what’s coming to Concord on May 10:  FREE hands-on workshops for those who want to get the most out of their iPads. It’s all part of the AARP TEK program (Technology, Education, Knowledge) with friendly TEK guides available to answer your questions and provide one-on-one help. Choose from four different workshops, all offered on May 10.  Registration is required.  You can register online or by calling 1 866 591 8105. Featured iPad workshops include: Intro to iPad:  Beginner Workshop …

CAREversations: Connecting Family Caregivers

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Caring for a friend, family member or loved one?  You’re not alone. There are more than 42 million family caregivers in the United States and more than 173,000 in New Hampshire, providing care for aging parents, spouses, friends or other loves ones, enabling them to live independently in their own homes. Join us for a CAREversation, a free family caregiving event in Concord (May 11), Nashua (May 16) or Manchester (May 20).  The facilitator-led roundtable discussion will help you: Discover …

Fight Fraud – Shred Instead

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Every day, millions of Americans lose their hard-earned money to identity theft and other types of scams.  Last year alone, 13.1 million Americans were victims of identity theft.  That’s one person victimized every two seconds! Protecting your personal information can help reduce your risk of identity theft.  One way to do this is to dispose of your personal information securely.  That is why AARP New Hampshire and Bank of New Hampshire have teamed up to offer six shred-a-thons at these …

Million Dollar Quartet at The Palace

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How much would you pay to be a fly on the wall during the greatest jam session in history?  $10,000?  $100,000?  $1,000,000?  Lucky for you, the price to see Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley is as low as one Palace Theatre ticket! Million Dollar Quartet comes to town June 2 through June 25 and AARP members and their guests receive a $10 per Adult ticket discount.  The discounted performances will be held at The Palace …

The health care bill and its effect on Granite Staters

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Eveleen from Goffstown talks about the American Health Care Act and its negative impact on older Granite Staters.  Here’s what she has to say: I can’t turn on the television or radio – or open a newspaper – that doesn’t have some type of story regarding the ‘repeal of Obamacare’ and its replacement with the American Health Care Act.   This is very alarming to hundreds of thousands of Americans – who may lose the healthcare benefits they currently have, or …