— Find out what you can already be doing to prepare at our free, two-part webinar. Retirement Planning: Top Tips to Get or Stay on Track Part 1: Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 7 p.m. ET Part 2: Thursday, April 25, 2019, 7 p.m. ET Are you making the right decisions today for a better retirement down the road? You can and AARP is here to help you get on track with your retirement plans. Simply register now for our free, two-part …

— It’s almost the New Year and time for resolutions. Are you trying to be healthier? Not just physically, but financially? Are you spending too much? Are you saving enough?  How do you manage and protect what you have? By modifying some financial practices, you can improve your financial standing and stay safe. #AARPRI Here are some tips to improve your financial well-being this year. Tip Number One One of the most important steps is to create a formal budget and …

— Our informal polls are conversation starters, but the results are striking (NEWPORT, RI) Very few folks (thank you, kindly) suggest we’ve lost our marbles when we ask people to vote on questions presented at our local events. Our informal polls are fun and, most of all, great conversation starters on important subjects. Below are results of our polls at the 2017 Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open in Newport. Over several days, we asked tennis fans to vote on four …

—   AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE WILL PROVIDE FREE TAX ASSISTANCE AND PREPARATION THROUGH APRIL 18   PROVIDENCE, RI – Now through April 18, AARP Foundation is providing free tax assistance and preparation through its Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 49th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, offering free tax preparation help to anyone, especially those who are 50 and older, who cannot afford a tax preparation service Tax-Aide, which is offered free of charge, …

— Work & Save legislation, which would give thousands of Rhode Islanders access to tax-deferred payroll savings plans, was introduced in the RI House on Friday, April 14. No date has been set for a hearing before the House Labor Committee. Review this year’s bill: H-6125-17 Our testimony will include the results of a statewide poll that indicates 70% of small business owners support creating a basic retirement savings plan for small businesses. And 82% say they agree state lawmakers should support a …