Enjoy these Ogden Discounts and Events

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What’s summer without baseball?  Come to AARP Night at the Raptors on Monday, August 14 to watch the Ogden Raptors take on the Great Falls Voyagers at 7:00pm at Lindquist Field, 2330 Lincoln Avenue in Ogden, UT  84401.  AARP members get 2-for-1 tickets which includes a hot dog, chips, and a drink with each ticket!  To order, call the Raptors ticket office at 801-393-2450 and identify yourself as an AARP member. You’ll also have the chance to have your picture …

Enjoy These Membership Engagements in Salt Lake City

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  It’s summertime and AARP Utah has discounts at popular attractions around town to help you enjoy some of the sights and sounds that Salt Lake City has to offer, including concerts and movies that you can attend all year round! Here is a list of where your AARP membership card will help you connect with other members: Hogle Zoo: AARP members and up to two (2) of their guests will receive a $5.00 off of the adult (12+) regularly priced …

Catch a $10 Show at the Lyric Theatre on July 14

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AARP Utah is pleased to offer members and up to four of their guests a chance to buy $25 tickets for just $10 for the Friday, July 14 performance of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare . . . Abridged.  This hilarious play features three young American actors who undertake the Herculean task of performing the entire repertoire of the Bard in less than two hours!  Irreverent and zany, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare . . . Abridged will change the …

AARP Utah Teams Up with Fox 13 and Shred-It for Free Shredding Events

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At AARP, we’re serious about wanting to help consumers fight identity theft!  That’s why we’re teaming up once again with Fox 13 News and Shred-It to offer free shredding events, this time in both Midvale and Ogden on Saturday, July 15 from 8:00am–11:00am. This event is open to the public, regardless of age or AARP membership.  Shredding sensitive financial documents and other materials that contain personal information will prevent thieves from using these data to open false accounts or lines …

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in Utah Helped Thousands File Taxes

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Tax season is over, and AARP Tax-Aide in Utah did another outstanding job helping low-to-moderate income taxpayers in the state file their taxes at no charge and on time!  This year, over 6700 returns were completed at 32 sites around the state by 106 volunteer preparers. AARP Foundation is very proud of Tax-Aide, which is the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation program. It offers free tax preparation help to anyone, especially those who are 50 and older, …

Operation Stop Scams Comes to Orem on May 6

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The AARP Fraud Watch Network brings fraud-fighting efforts to consumers nationwide in “Operation: Stop Scams” — a month-long series of events in communities coast-to-coast, as AARP state organizations sponsor more than 150 free local events in nearly every state and the District of Columbia from Friday, April 14, through Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Utah’s event will be in Orem on Saturday, May 6 at Mountain View High School from 9:00am—Noon in the East Parking Lot.  Consumers can bring up to …

April 19 is Day of Action for Health Care Bill

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#SaveMyCare DAY OF ACTION ALERT THE TIME IS NOW TO FIGHT BACK AGAINST ACTION BY CONGRESS TO PASS A BAD HEALTH CARE BILL!   WHAT: A day of action to contact your Senators and Representatives and let them know how important quality, affordable care is to you, your family and your friends.   WHY: People’s health and lives are at stake! When the delegation returns to Washington in a couple weeks, it’s likely they will try to pass healthcare reform …

Take a Smart Driver Class in Utah Near You

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Did you know that AARP’s Driver Safety Program has changed its course curriculum? The new and improved course was designed with the participant in mind, and it is different in many ways from previous editions including a completely new, easy-to-follow format that incorporates adult-learning principles, features reader-friendly print types, full-color pages, an easy-to-follow format and videos to supplement course content. There are also new opportunities for participants to learn state-specific information throughout the course in a way that is easier to …

World’s Leading Expert on Outsmarting Con Artists Coming to Utah!

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Between the ages of 16 and 21, he successfully posed as an airline pilot, an attorney, a doctor, and cashed millions of dollars in fraudulent checks.  In case you didn’t read the bestselling book–spoiler alert–he got caught, and his exploits were depicted in the blockbuster movie Catch Me if You Can starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks. For over 40 years, Frank W. Abagnale has advised the FBI on how to outsmart con artists.  He is one of the world’s most respected …

Is the “Say Yes” Scam Real?

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  From Kristin Keckeisen of the AARP Fraud Watch Network Our Fraud Watch Network Help Line has been fielding lots of calls about the “Say Yes” scam. News reports have warned that a fraudster will call and ask a question to get the victim to say yes. The scammer records that affirmation to use it to authorize unwanted charges to a phone bill, utility bill, or even a stolen credit card. While many people report that they are getting calls …