AARP Colorado

Keeping Coloradans informed, engaged and active
JUL 6, 2022
With more people shopping from home than ever before, many consumers rely on delivery services like Amazon for some of the products they used to buy at store. Reports of scammers posing as the Amazon customer support have increased significantly over the past few years. Here are some tips for avoiding Amazon impostor scams:
JUN 29, 2022
Every registered voter automatically receives a ballot by mail
JUN 24, 2022
A guide to when, where and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine
JUN 16, 2022
AARP Colorado and AARP affiliate Senior Planet invite you to take a step away from the busy week and enjoy A Day of Health and Wellness, a virtual event focusing on the ingredients that can help us take the first steps to a healthier way of life on July 12 at 10 a.m. 
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AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Colorado. We hope you’ll join us!
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There’s a lot to understand about Medicare—for you and the loved ones who may be in your care. Join us for a free webinar series to learn the latest with Medicare, so you can confidently prepare for a more secure future.
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Retirement Savings, Discrimination, and Social Support are Top Concerns
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During Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month in June, the Alzheimer’s Association is encouraging all Americans to adopt healthy lifestyle behaviors that may help reduce the risk of cognitive decline.
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AARP ElderWatch is here to help you organize your finances whether you’re a caregiver, have recently lost a loved one, or if you are looking to learn more about making and sticking to a budget. Meet with one of AARP ElderWatch’s trained peer-to-peer financial counselors in-person or over the phone for assistance. Call 800-222-4444 #2 to schedule your session today, free of cost. In the meantime, consider these quick financial tips to safeguard your hard-earned money:
FIRE
Wildfires are increasing in frequency and intensity – and the state has seen two of its worst in the past two years. How can residents prepare? AARP has tips.
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Bertha Gallegos’ interest in family research started with doing genealogy projects in high school. But it fully sparked in 1986 when her brother took her to a meeting of the Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy (hispanicgen.org), “to give me something to do,” she said.
Scam Jam
Social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and any app that lets you connect (chat) with people can provide a convenient way to interact with others. It is important to remember that scammers also commonly use these platforms to find victims. Scammers often create fake profiles and pretend to either be someone you know, someone you want to know or an entity you trust. Because there are fake profiles it is difficult to know who you can trust on social media sites. The following are some red flags that you might be targeted by a scammer on Facebook or another social media platform:
Vote
As the Tuesday, June 28, primaries approach, AARP Colorado is encouraging voters to make sure their voices are heard.
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Xcel’s 1.5 million electric and 1.4 million gas customers, over 90 percent of whom are residential, already pay three clean-air surcharges and more have been written and passed into law since 2019. This year has been especially hard hit with rate hikes.
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