Fight Fraud: Shred It.

Posted on 04/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Finances 50+ | Home & Family | Money & Work Need to dispose of sensitive documents after filing your income tax return? Bring bags or boxes of papers to a free shredding session near you. AARP New Hampshire invites members to reduce the chance of identity theft by shredding documents such as bank statements, canceled checks, and credit card offers or receipts. Staples and papers clips do not need to be removed. The free sessions will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Bank of New Hampshire locations in …

Discount Tickets to the Millyard Museum

Posted on 04/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Events | Local Resources The long stretch of old mills lining the Merrimack River in Manchester makes it clear something big went on here. But did you know these mills, started in the 1830s, became one of the world’s largest textile manufacturing plants? Or that Native Americans fished upriver 11,000 years ago? Learn more at the Millyard Museum, 200 Bedford St. The museum is offering AARP members a $3 discount on each of two tickets (member plus guest) on the first Thursday of each …

Learn How to Outsmart The Con Artists

Posted on 03/31/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Community | Events | Fraud Watch Network | Money & Work New frauds and scams seem to crop up daily.  Identity theft, investment fraud and scams rob millions of Americans of their hard-earned money.  Last year, 13 million people were the victims of identity theft alone.  That’s one person every two seconds! Join AARP New Hampshire at Bow High School on Tuesday, May 12 for a workshop on how to protect yourself from frauds and scams. AARP is bringing this one hour informational presentation to you free of change! Here’s what’s covered: …

Take Control of Your Financial Future

Posted on 03/31/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Finances 50+ | Money & Work Would you like to learn smart money habits?  You’re not alone!  Over 20 million people 50+ are overwhelmed by mounting debt, poor credit, and/or lack of savings.  Take the first step and learn to better manage your money with AARP Foundation Finances 50+℠ workshops – May 13, 20 and 27 – at the Brookside Congregational Church in Manchester Developed with the Charles Schwab Foundation, the three-part workshop helps people assess their finances, set goals and become smarter money managers. There’s a …

Rock Out to Godspell at the Palace Theatre

Posted on 03/31/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Community | Events The Palace Theatre – in celebration of its 100th anniversary – is offering AARP members and their guests a $10 discount to Godspell. The discounted performances will be held April 3 through Aprill 11 at The Palace Theatre, 72 Hanover Street, in downtown Manchester. There are both 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm performances.  Godspell celebrates music genres from Ragtime to Rap, while teaching the lessons of Jesus Christ. This Stephen Schwartz musical performs a series of musical parables, from the Gospel …

The Age of Disruption Tour Heads to Manchester

Posted on 03/27/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Caregiving | Events | Health & Wellbeing Interested in new ways of thinking about life and its possibilities?  Want to gain new insights into the process we call aging? Then you might want to pay attention to the Age of Disruption Tour 2015 and what it has to offer.  It’s all on April 21 in Manchester when you can shake up everything you think you know about aging!   Internationally-acclaimed longevity expert Dr. Bill Thomas turns the tables on Aging: Life’s Most Dangerous Game and teaches us how …