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Augusta scores in middle of AARP 'livability' index

...more age-friendly, a new index from AARP gave the city 51 out of 100 points for meeting...helped the city secure Georgia's second AARP "Age-Friendly" designation and said...said he represented the city at a recent AARP conference in Seattle attended by more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-14/augusta-scores-middle-aa
AARP offering free tax preparation assistance

The AARP Foundation is offering free tax preparation...Taxpayers do not need to be members of AARP or elderly to get assistance. The program...dependents.For more information, visit www.aarp.org/taxaide or call (888) 227-7669...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-05/aarp-offering-free-tax-prepa
AARP's costly agenda

...most formidable special interest group. AARP lobbyists are bringing their massive laundry-list...programs being proposed. If every item on AARP's list was passed into law, says NTUF...For the average taxpayer, notes NTUF, AARP's proposals would amount to a tax increase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/17/op_261610.shtml
Opinion columns
AARP starts selling mutual funds

WASHINGTON - AARP, the big seniors advocacy group, has started...to simplify investment choices for seniors, AARP Financial said in a news release issued Monday. Each fund, carrying the AARP brand, invests in a diversified mix of stocks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/25/fin_78837.shtml
Finance
Raps our stand on AARP agenda.

...note: The author is president of Georgia's AARP.) I was disappointed in your edi-torial embrace...by the National Taxpayers Union Foundation ("AARP's costly agenda," May 17). The AARP public policy agenda is not our legislative agenda...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/20/edi_264073.shtml
Editorials
AARP gets Georgia input on health reform

AARP Georgia held a "tele-town hall" Thursday with...in the conference call with the state chapter of AARP and one of its Washington representatives, Nicole Duritz, deputy director of AARP's federal health reform campaign. In an informal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2009-12-11/aarp-gets-georgia-input-heal
Health | Health Care
AARP seeks volunteers to help with tax returns

The area's AARP Tax-Aide, the nation's largest free...counseling and leadership positions. "The AARP Tax-Aide program is a wonderful resource...welcome. Volunteers don't need to be an AARP member or a retiree to help or receive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/11/met_434069.shtml
Metro
AARP made its bed; now it must lie in it

I see that AARP is now backing the president's health care plan. Why not? AARP supported his election. Now, aren't all you retired folks happy you belong to AARP? If not already having medical problems, you have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/20/let_560120.shtml
Letters
AARP aims to boost 401(k)

...Security - leading a retirement tsunami - AARP, the senior-citizens advocacy group...code that creates it. The problem, say AARP officials, is that too many younger workers...said Ken Mitchell, state director for AARP in Georgia, where it has more than 1 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/16/bus_147677.shtml
Business
AARP to offer free tax help at The Salvation Army Kroc Center

Beginning Feb. 1, the AARP Foundation will prepare tax returns free...1 p.m. on Tuesdays and Saturdays.AARP also will hold a tax forum from 9 a...Kroc Center to answer tax questions.AARP offers free tax help to low- to-moderate-income...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-21/aarp-offer-free-tax-help-s