— 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 New Hampshire. We hope you’ll join us!

— Attend AARP’s Free Webinar to Find Out How Social Security – Your Questions Answered Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 7 p.m. ET You’ve earned your Social Security retirement benefits. Make sure you get everything you’ve got coming to you by attending the first in a series of free Social Security webinars from AARP. Register for this session to get straightforward answers to questions like: When should I claim my benefits to get a larger monthly check? Will working after retirement affect …

— Learn How to Leverage Your Skills and Experience at AARP’s Free, Two-Part Webinar Age-Proof Your Career: A Two-Part Interactive Webinar Part 1: Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 7 p.m. ET Part 2: Thursday, March 7, 2019, 7 p.m. ET As an experienced worker, you have years of expertise and advanced skills to offer. Whether you’re looking for a new job, working to advance in your company or thinking about a career change, you want to increase your competitiveness with confidence. Sign …

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— AARP is launching a new resume advice and professional writing service tailored to help older workers who are looking for new jobs or switching positions. “Resume writing is crucial as more and more older workers stay in the workforce, often looking for new jobs, or even new careers,” said Susan Weinstock, AARP Vice President for Financial Resilience Programs. “This exciting new service is a big step forward for those making a job change.  Older workers can face unique challenges in …

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— Nearly 1 in 3 people approaching retirement age (28%) think they’re more likely to learn Bigfoot is real than to save enough to retire comfortably, according to a recent survey from AARP and the Ad Council. To empower more Americans to take steps to get on track with their savings, AARP and the Ad Council have announced new public service advertisements (PSAs) and resources on AceYourRetirement.org. 7 in 10 Americans (68%) approaching retirement have less than a year’s income saved …

— Sign Up for Our Free Online Work and Skills Event Online Career Networking Expo: Spotlight on Part-Time Work and Skills Thursday, January 24, 2019, 1-4 p.m. ET Looking for part-time work? AARP’s Online Career Networking Expo is bringing the employers, the skills and the possibilities of part-time work to you! This free, unique event lets you network with employers online and learn how to improve the skills that can get you noticed. Tune in to expert-led webinars such as: Age-Proof Your …

— AARP New Hampshire, along with two state agencies, is hosting its first Experienced Workers job fair, for people 50-plus. Employers need qualified workers in the state, where unemployment has fallen below 3 percent. Older people tend to be jobless longer, but they bring productivity and experience to a multigenerational workforce. Open to the public, the event takes place Friday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 650 Hanover St. in Manchester. Register at …

— AARP New Hampshire, in collaboration with New Hampshire Department of Employment Security and New Hampshire Department of Business & Economic Affairs, is hosting its first-ever Experienced Worker Job Fair! Workers 50+ bring a high-level of engagement, stability, productivity and experience to the workplace.  What’s more, they’re a critical component of a multi-generational workforce.  And businesses continue to need qualified workers to stay competitive. So, AARP and our partner organizations are bringing together employers and seasoned employees at an upcoming job …

— Are you ready to retire?  What is your vision for retirement?  Explore your readiness – physically, emotionally and mentally – at this four-week Retirement: The Next Chapter program, held October 2, October 16, October 30 and November 13. All sessions are held at Center for Health Promotions, 43 South Main Street in Concord.  Price for AARP members is $75 for the series.  Register by calling 603 230 7300. This is not only for those contemplating retirement.  It is also for …

— How to strengthen and preserve Social Security for future generations is one of the most important decisions facing federal policymakers. This campaign season, questions about Social Security’s fate belong on the forefront. Born in the depths of the Great Depression, Social Security is showing signs of financial distress. Sooner or later, our national leaders will need to step in to secure its long-term future. And whether you’re a potential beneficiary of Social Security or simply among those paying into the …

— According to a new AARP survey of experienced workers, nearly 9 in 10 work for financial reasons, but approximately 8 in 10 either enjoy or feel useful doing their work. And among those who plan to retire, over 1 in 4 plans to start a business or earn money in some independent way, such as a gig economy job. Given employers’ need for talent, it makes great business sense to hire experienced workers, as demonstrated by additional AARP research. “With …