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Recharge your inner “Techie” with AARP TEK

Posted on 08/22/2014 by <a href="" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP Florida |

Technology, Education & Knowledge: That’s what AARP TEK stands for, and based on feedback from the hundreds that have attended workshops to date, it also stands for empowerment, access and fun. When you attend an AARP TEK workshop, you will be in the company of Boomers and other AARP members with a common thirst for technology. Want to learn how to video chat, text, Tweet, use Facebook, take photos and videos, upload them and share them – and how to …

Learn how you can protect yourself from fraud.

Posted on 11/20/2013 by <a href="" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP Florida |

Identity theft, investment fraud and scams rob millions of Americans of their hard-earned money every year. Research shows that more than $20 billion was stolen from about 13 million victims in 2012, according to the latest Javelin Strategy and Research reports on identity fraud. Older adults tend to be bilked out of about $3 billion every year.  With AARP’s Fruad Watch Network, you will learn the tricks of the con trade to better protect yourselves. Con artists use a myriad …

Making a Positive Difference: Volunteer for AARP

Posted on 11/14/2012 by <a href="" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP Florida |

AARP’s strength is its members.  Our members daily make a big difference in the lives of all generations of Americans, whether it’s fighting to protect Social Security and Medicare from harmful cuts, battling unaffordable utility-rate increases for Florida consumers or working up a sweat improving Florida communities. That’s a big reason why AARP Florida is always on the lookout for new volunteers. Volunteers play a huge role in all of AARP’s activities, but there are four ways in particular that …