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Discounts kick in for last baby boomers turning 50

...in at age 50, generally along with an AARP card.Sure, there are savings at some...spokeswoman for the Washington, D.C.-based AARP.Today's cardholders qualify for 33...available for those who aren't among the AARP's 37 million members, though those often...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-21/discounts-kick-last-baby-boomers-tu
Long-distance caregiving requires planning

...for an aging parent from afar?MAXIMIZE VISITS: Make the most of periodic visits to your parents' home, says Amy Goyer, AARP's family and caregiving expert.Look around to see what sort of shape it is in, and consider modifications (hand rails in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-21/long-distance-caregiving-requires-p
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
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:IF AUGUSTA IS NOW an AARP-friendly town, does that mean the businesses will offer senior discounts at the AARP age of 50 instead of 65 or 62? MY FIRST RAVE IN a long time to this newspaper. This one is for the great...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-23/rants-raves
Miguel Angel Jimenez finishes his best Masters with flourish

...ing in Augusta. He birdied four holes on the second nine for 71 and finished fourth, the second-highest finish of anyone of AARP age in Masters history. Sam Snead holds that record with a tie for third in 1963 at nearly 51.Jimenez, who opened with 71-76-66...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/miguel-angel-jimenez-finishes-his-best-mas
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 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 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
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