THIS MONTH ON AARP LIVE
The last few months have proven that disasters don’t stop during a pandemic.
This month on AARP Live, we explore how the COVID-19 pandemic can affect disaster preparedness and recovery. Plus we’ll share tips to help keep yourself and loved ones safe and healthy in an emergency. Plus, five lucky callers will have a chance to win a hard cooler! Rules apply. During the show call 1-877-283-7570 for your chance to win.
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Prescriptions Prices in the Pandemic
Is the pandemic economy affecting your ability to pay for prescription drugs? Americans pay the highest prescriptions drug prices in the world. This month AARP WI State Director, Sam Wilson, and AARP OK State Director, Sean Voskuhl, as they discuss what’s being done to bring down the cost of prescription drugs.
For more than 80 years, Social Security has been an important source of income in retirement for most Americans. In a turbulent economy and in times of financial insecurity – social security becomes an even more critical lifeline! This month on AARP Live, we’re answering your most pressing Social Security questions and sharing expert advice on how to navigate the pandemic economy.
As we all work to protect our health, crooks are working to attack our pocketbooks! The FBI and local police have seen an uptick in scams targeting older Americans during this pandemic. This month on AARP Live, we’re exposing con artists’ tricks and sharing tips for keeping your money and personal information safe during uncertain times.
Personal Finance During the Pandemic
It's hard to stay calm in uncertain times – especially when it comes to your money. This month on AARP Live, we’re joined by NPR Marketplace’s Senior Economics Contributor, Chris Farrell to discuss how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the economy and explore ways you can ease financial fears and focus on building a secure financial future.
Making Small Towns Great
Rural communities face unique challenges when it comes to transportation, healthcare services and access to broadband. How can small towns attract younger families, jobs and innovators to keep their town vibrant and desirable? This month on AARP Live we tackle these issues and highlight how AARP is working in every state to help make communities across America more sustainable and livable places for all ages.
Playing It Safe Online
Social media sites are a popular way to stay connected with friends and family, or even find a date. But beware! Some social media sites are also ripe hunting grounds for digital crooks and scammers. This month on Rural America Live with AARP, we explore ways to stay safe on social media.
Did you resolve to get organized in 2020? Start the new year on the right foot by getting your personal affairs in order! This month on AARP Live, we explore ways to protect your estate and ensure your wishes are followed.
Protecting Our Veterans
Did you know US Veterans are more likely to be targeted by a scammer than a civilian? This month on AARP Live, we’ll honor those who have served and share tips on how we can all help protect those who have protected us some nobly.
Reigning in Robocalls
Those calls are more than annoying – they may be aiming to steal your identity and your hard-earned money. Watch for tips to reign in those robocalls.
The Dark Web
You may know how to spot a variety of computer scams – but do you know what’s lurking beyond the user-friendly and respectable websites you frequent? The dark web is an anonymous part of the world wide web with sites that sell hacking software, personal information and other illegal goods.