AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Locator

Posted on 01/22/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Money & Work AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 60 and older – at more than 5,000 locations nationwide.  Find a location near you!


Posted on 01/20/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Money & Work   DENVER, CO – (January 15, 2015) – In response to the growing needs of Colorado’s baby boomers, a series of free public workshops on  “Aging and Retirement Planning Solutions” will be held along the Front Range in 2015.  The events are open to the public.   Space is limited; for reservation information call (303) 468-2820.   JANUARY 26, 10:45am – 12:30pm, Lunch and Learn, catered by Panera Bread: Buck Recreation Center, 2004 Powers Avenue, Littleton, CO 80120 RSVP: (303) 468-2820   …

Her Life Reimagined is Blooming

Posted on 12/23/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Money & Work Geraldolyn Horton-Harris is the winner of the AARP Entrepreneurship Scholarship through Rocky Mountain MicroFinance Institute. Horton-Harris launched her business, New Yerusalem Farm, in 2014. Her business grows and sells all organic salad leaves, herbs and edible flowers, arranged in bouquets. To launch her business, Horton-Harris worked with the Rocky Mountain MicroFinance Institute, a Denver-based non-profit that supports under-resourced entrepreneurs as they launch and grow their own small business to create self-sufficiency. She is a member of the 12-week Business Launch …

Participate in RTD Meetings

Posted on 11/26/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Money & Work As RTD expands bus and rail services, its fare structure has become complex and hard to navigate for a lot of consumers. RTD is currently evaluating its current fare policies, including how fares are calculated based on distance, zones, and class of service such as Regional, Express, and Local/Limited. RTD has developed fare structure alternatives. The RTD Board of Directors will be holding a series of public meetings between December 3, 2014 and December 11, 2014 throughout the metro area to present …

Holiday Scam Alert

Posted on 11/14/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Money & Work The holidays are upon us and that means con artists are using this time of year to their advantage. But we can take steps to avoid becoming victims. Colorado Attorney General John Suthers says the holiday season is the time of year that many people want to give to charities. But it’s also the time of year when scammers take advantage of that giving spirit. “Unfortunately, scammers posing as fake charities are waiting in the wings to take advantage of …

Woulda, coulda, shoulda? It’s time for will, can, did!

Posted on 10/2/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Money & Work Is it time to start the process of finding that new career path that will bring you fulfillment, income, and reward? Are you stuck in a situation that has become less than rewarding? Are you at a stage in your life where you are more interested in meaningful time spent rather than just punching a meaningless clock? Have you been laid off or have you retired from your lifelong career and are now looking for a new adventure? All these …