Help Us Save Georgians Money

Posted on 10/20/2014 by | AARP GA | Comments

Money & Work We are seeking people, who wish to help others, and we will provide complete, free training for qualified applicants in the following roles: TAX  PREPARERS: Needed throughout the State from January to April.  No prior experience required. Training will be offered, but applicants must have computer knowledge. CLIENT FACILITATORS: Needed throughout the state and are responsible to check in clients and make sure they have all the necessary paper work to have taxes prepared. COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANTS: Needed throughout the state …

AARP Helps Georgians Ages 50+ Navigate Age Discrimination in the Workplace and Increase Job Marketability

Posted on 10/8/2014 by | AARP GA | Comments

Money & Work Join AARP for a live panel discussion to hear how to navigate the issue of age discrimination in the workplace and what you can do to increase your job marketability. Panelists include: Cheryl Matheis, AARP Sr. Principal and Counsel; Dr. Jennifer Craft Morgan, Assistant Professor Gerontology Institute, Georgia State University; Rita Izaquirre, Human Resources Director;  Jackson Spalding; Steven Wagner, Senior Trail Attorney, EEOC. AARP is working to ensure older workers are judged on their skills and abilities, not their age. Friday, …

AARP Georgia and NAACP Offer Free Financial Resources in Savannah

Posted on 10/8/2014 by | AARP GA | Comments

Money & Work AARP Georgia and the NAACP are collaborating to tackle the issue of financial security and rising debt in the community by offering workshops and resources addressing: credit repair, debt reduction, budgets, and preparing for retirement, October 10-11, Savannah State University, King-Frazier Student Union Atrium, 3219 College St, Savannah, GA 31404. AARP is working to ensure Georgians have the financial security they need to take charge of their future and live independently as they age. SCHEDULE: Oct. 10, 2014 11:30am-12:45pm Economic Empowerment …

Help Georgians Save Money

Posted on 08/21/2014 by | AARP GA | Comments

Money & Work We are seeking people, who wish to help others, and we will provide complete, free training for qualified applicants in the following roles: TAX  PREPARERS: Needed throughout the State from January to April.  No prior experience required. Training will be offered, but applicants must have computer knowledge. CLIENT FACILITATORS: Needed throughout the state and are responsible to check in clients and make sure they have all the necessary paper work to have taxes prepared. COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANTS: Needed throughout the state …

Toma control de tus deudas

Posted on 08/5/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Money & Work por Jean C. Setzfand Sea la hipoteca, las tarjetas de crédito o los préstamos para estudiantes de los chicos, la deuda de consumo representa, para millones de personas, una carga muy pesada. Cuando tienes mucha deuda, se te dificulta mucho más ahorrar para la jubilación. En la actualidad, más estadounidenses que nunca acumulan deudas que deben seguir pagando durante la jubilación. Aunque puede consolarte saber que no eres el único con deudas, también puedes hacer algo para enfrentarte al problema. …

Get Debt Under Control

Posted on 08/4/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Money & Work By Jean C. Setzfand Whether it’s the mortgage, credit cards, or student loans for the kids, consumer debt adds up to a big burden on millions of people. When you carry a lot of debt, it makes saving for retirement that much harder. Today, more Americans than ever are carrying debt into their retirement years. While you can take some comfort in knowing you’re not alone when it comes to debt, you can also take action to tackle it. Check …