DOWNSIZING AND DECLUTTERING: Arrive Happy ~ by Amelia the Clutter Queen

Posted on 09/16/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Home & Family | Tennessee Arrive Happy! Amelia the Clutter Queen offers tips for downsizing and moving into your new space with a smile on your face!   Tip 1: Do a walk through Grab a piece of paper and walk through your home. Make a list of furniture you will take, the furniture you will sell, and the furniture you can donate. After you complete the list, take action:  Post an ad on Craigslist or your neighborhood Facebook page for items you would like to sell; recruit family/friends …

CONSUMER CORNER: How to Complain Effectively – By Alan Marx

Posted on 09/12/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Home & Family | Money & Work | Tennessee     COMPLAINTS, COMPLAINTS, COMPLAINTS Today we will focus on the first type of complaint, typically to a company or an individual who has not met your expectations for a product or a service. The internet provides many resources that can assist you in stating your case, and those websites are easy to find. Just put the words “How to complain effectively” into your browser, and you will find more websites than you can use. Many of them deal with …

Life Reimagined Helps You Examine Goals, Options

Posted on 09/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Tennessee | Volunteering By Hollie Deese When Zif Berry, a retired Texas school administrator, lost her husband 3½ years ago, she knew she needed a change. Suddenly, her days were quiet and her beloved home near Austin was just too much to handle alone. “With all the maintenance and upkeep, it was not the right place for me anymore,” she said. With the assistance and approval of her family, she moved in with her daughter and grandchildren in Brentwood 15 months ago. “That …

Days of Service with Walgreens – In Stores Sept 7 – 20

Posted on 08/29/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events | Press | Tennessee     To date, Walgreens and AARP have raised more than 60K for food banks in Tennessee through their Day of Service partnership.

Walgreens 20% Discounts every First Tuesday

Posted on 08/29/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Go Vols! AARP Partnership with University of Tennessee Continues

Posted on 08/18/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events | Local Resources | Press | Tennessee     To purchase discounted tickets for the Arkansas State Football game on September 6th at 12p, click here Enter promo code “VOLS14” to receive discounted tickets to the Arkansas State Football game. To order by phone, call 865-656-1200 and tell the operator you are an AARP member. The partnership will continue into the basketball season. Check back for ticketing information. Tickets must be purchased at least one day prior to the event.