Fraud Watch Volunteers Needed

Posted on 10/31/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Massachusetts | Money & Work By Michelle Cerulli About three years ago, Gordon Mathieson, of East Falmouth, received a call at home from his bank. The representative was looking for his wife, Ann, who was at work in a real estate office. When Ann returned the call, she learned that someone in California had obtained her account information and made four withdrawals totaling $1,650. Because one of the transactions was greater than their daily account limit, and the quick, repetitive withdrawals were made far from …

“Get a Boost in Mind, Body, Spirit & Finances” by Attending REAM’s Reinvention Institute

Posted on 10/27/2014 by | AARP Massachusetts | Comments

Events | Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Local Resources | Massachusetts | Money & Work | Press & News Media When was the last time you took a day for yourself? A day to do something other than errands, chores, caregiving, work, or another of your many obligations? That’s what we thought. Well, we’re here to help you change that … Mark your calendars for Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and plan to attend the REAM Reinvention Institute for “Get a Boost: Mind, Body, Spirit & Finances.” The event, which includes lunch and a full …

Come Experience Life@50+ in Miami!

Posted on 10/24/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Events | Massachusetts | Money & Work Join us May 14-16, 2015 in sunny Miami, Florida for AARP’s annual event & expo, Life@50+. With sessions featuring today’s most interesting thinkers and experts in Health & Wellness, Money & Work, Technology & Innovation and Travel & Culture, along with nightly entertainment and a jam-packed exhibit floor, there is something for everyone! Life@50+ strives to create an experience that reflects the personality of today’s AARP – informative, educational, exciting, entertaining and fun! Registration is just $35 for AARP Members, …

“Reinvest in You” in With Life Reimagined and More in Wellesley

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

Events | Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Massachusetts | Press & News Media | Volunteering AARP Massachusetts Participates in Wellesley Council on Aging Event Highlighting Health and Wellness for the 50+ population The Wellesley Council on Aging and the Friends of Wellesley Council on Aging will host the ‘Reinvest in You’ Conference and Expo —  bringing together experts, including AARP Massachusetts, to provide ideas and options for healthy, fun, and vibrant aging — at Wellesley High School on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is free and open to all.       …

Ready for Your Financial Future? Attend our Springfield Event and Get Your Questions Answered

Posted on 10/1/2014 by | AARP Massachusetts | Comments

Advocacy | Events | Massachusetts Take control of your future financial security by learning about AARP’s free resources and online tools, and hear from experts regarding financial and Social Security issues. In today’s economic climate, you know you can’t count on Social Security alone to have the retirement you want. After decades of hard work, you want financial independence and security to enjoy your future. Will you be spending more time with family; indulging in a new hobby; traveling; volunteering; or working part-time?  Whatever your …

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Want to Be AARP Massachusetts’ Top Volunteer Leader? Apply Now!

Posted on 10/1/2014 by | AARP Massachusetts | Comments

Massachusetts | Press & News Media | Volunteering We’ve extended the deadline in our search for a volunteer leader to serve as our new state president! Applications are now being accepted through 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. See below for a job description, our selection criteria, and an application form.  The state president works in collaboration with AARP Massachusetts State Director Mike Festa to achieve the Association’s vision, mission, and strategic priorities in the state, and serves as chairperson of the AARP Massachusetts Executive Council.  The Council, …