Your future is yours to define – Join us for our “Reimagine Work event” on Nov. 4

Posted on 10/12/2015 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events Join Life Reimagined for a discussion on “How to Create Intentional Culture – How to define your mission, vision and values.” Hear from industry expert, Mary Marshall, CEO coach and instructor of the Small Business Administration Emerging Leaders program. Plus, you’ll have an opportunity to meet and network with other area professionals. Wednesday, November 4, 2015 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wine World 400 NE 45th Street Seattle, WA 98105 Cost: $25.  Registration is required.  Register online at

Free Workshop at Microsoft in Bellevue – How to deal with the “Tech Report Scam”

Posted on 10/12/2015 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events | Money & Work Learn how to identity, prevent and protect yourself from Online scams. Topics include: Identifying genuine vs non-genuine support, how to respond when contacted with technical and other software scams, and learning safe online practices to avoid support scams. Agenda   – Understand current trends in the industry on software scams – Learn what a support scam is, how users are impacted, and how to act when confronted by one – Gain knowledge on how to avoid support scams October 14th 6:00 …

Free event: Social Security and Medicare 101 – From Mystery to Mastery

Posted on 10/9/2015 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events | Money & Work You work hard and deserve to retire with confidence.  But understanding Social Security and Medicare can be difficult. AARP is providing free and unbiased information to help you choose your options and make selections that best fit your needs. You will also get answers to your questions, so that you can make informed decisions. Attend this workshop and hear from Andy Landis, an expert on Social Security and Medicare and author of Social Security: The Inside Story and When I …

Stop, Think & Connect – Free “Cyber Safety” events to help protect you online

Posted on 10/4/2015 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events | Fraud The Internet is a part of our everyday lives, whether we’re socializing with friends, shopping, banking online, or simply surfing for fun.  The power of the web puts information and resources just a click away at home or at our favorite coffee shop. Staying connected and in-touch has never been so effortless. But should also be on the lookout for scammes and crooks looking to steal your personal information.  To help Washington consumers stay safer online, AARP is teaming up …

ID Theft Expert Frank Abagnale Provides Inside Tips on Spotting and Stopping Fraud

Posted on 09/30/2015 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events | Fraud | Press | Uncategorized For Immediate Release September 30, 2105 Contacts: Jason Erskine, AARP / 206-604-7085 Microsoft / 503-443-7070 NOTE TO MEDIA:  Frank Abagnale’s presentation is part of an event today, Sept. 30 at Microsoft’s campus in Redmond.  One-on-one media interviews are available with Frank.  Please contact Jason Erskine at 206-604-7085 to set up an interview. ID Theft Expert Frank Abagnale Provides Inside Tips on Spotting and Stopping Fraud “Catch Me if You Can” Author Joins with AARP Fraud Watch Network, Microsoft and Attorney …

AARP Chapter News – What’s new with Spokane 384?

Posted on 09/5/2015 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events | Local Resources | Volunteering By Scotty Loaiza Scotty Loaiza Are you looking for an AARP Chapter to join or visit in the Spokane area?  Then this is your invite from Chapter 384! Please join us for one of our regularly scheduled meetings the 4th Thursday of every month at 11:30 a.m. (see specifics below) at the Golden Corral, 7117 N. Division in Spokane. We currently stand strong at 91 members.  Our goal for 2015 is to have 100 members.  The Board, Committee Chairs and …