— Lately, it seems that you can’t go one day without hearing about the tremendous gains (and losses) of Bitcoin and other popular “virtual currencies.” While high returns make them intriguing as an investment, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) wants you to be aware of the possible risks associated with investing or speculating in virtual currencies. Here’s information straight from the CFTC: What You Should Know: Virtual currency is a type of unregulated digital money that is used and …

— You and a guest are invited to a free screening of MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS! Everyone has a past. Everyone has a secret. Everyone is a suspect. Kenneth Branagh directs and leads an all-star cast, including Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Penélope Cruz, Judi Dench and Leslie Odom, Jr., in this stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mystery based on the best-selling novel by Agatha Christie. Everyone’s a suspect when a murder is committed on a lavish train ride, and a brilliant detective …

— As we enter tax-filing season, it pays to be aware of the signs that point to possible tax identity theft. How It Works: Tax identity theft occurs when someone steals your Social Security number to file a fraudulent tax refund or to get a job. What You Should Know: If the IRS receives a duplicate tax return filing using your Social Security number, you will receive a written notice through the mail. Likewise, the IRS will send a notice if …

— Join our online Q&A sessions for tools for keeping your 2018 healthy resolutions all year What are your healthy goals for 2018? Do you want to eat healthier? Do you want a new fitness plan? Do you want to focus on better sleep? No matter what your healthy goals are—or whether you’ve even set them yet—you can learn about how to get on track and stay on track. Join our live, two-part Q&A sessions: Staying Healthy in 2018: How to …

— AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides free tax assistance and preparation at sites around Montana from now through April 17 AARP Montana announced today that beginning now through April 17, AARP Foundation is providing free tax assistance and preparation through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, celebrating its 50th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service. Since its inception, the program has served more than 50 million taxpayers. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide started in 1968 with just …

— AARP to Recognize Volunteers at Special Free Concert featuring Jack Gladstone  Volunteers who work to improve communities across Montana will be treated to a concert and appreciation event as a special ‘thank you’ for their contributions. The “Heart of Montana” event will feature a free concert by “Montana’s Troubadour” Jack Gladstone on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Myrna Loy Center in Helena. Immediately before the concert is a volunteer appreciation appetizer reception. While the concert is free and open …

— Join us for a Conversation about Financial Exploitation as it Relates to Caregiving Thousands of AARP members, as well as others across Big Sky Country, will have the opportunity to participate in a “telephone town hall” meeting with representatives from AAA Legal Services and the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services. AARP Montana will host this live Telephone Townhall event to discuss financial exploitation as it relates to caregiving, and how you can protect yourself. AARP Montana state …

— Position Announcement: Associate State Director, Advocacy & Outreach About AARP Montana: From Sidney to Superior, AARP Montana has a local presence in communities across Big Sky Country. Whether through Driver Safety, Tax-Aide or community groups, AARP members, staff & volunteers are helping Montana’s 50-plus live their best lives. We’re working hard to help Montanans save for retirement, support the growing numbers of family caregivers and protect everyone from fraud. As a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, AARP does not endorse candidates for public …

— Join two live webinars to find out how to identify and react to changes in your loved one’s behavior AARP Family Caregiving Online Learning Series Recognizing the Signs Your Loved One Needs More Care Tuesday, January 23, 5 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. MT Local Resources for Caregivers Tuesday, January 30, 5 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. MT What if your loved one loses interest in a favorite hobby? Or misses an in important date? Or forgets to pay the bills? What …

— Join our online event for free job searching tips, tools resources, interactive videos, recruiter chats and more. AARP’s Online Career Fair: Spotlight on Part-Time Work & Skills Thursday, January 25, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. MT You can find jobs that don’t require 40-plus hours a week in just about every industry and company. But why choose part-time work? You may miss the office camaraderie after stopping full-time work. Or you may want some extra income to travel or fund …