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AARP sponsors investment education expert to speak at free Hilo workshop Sunday (July 15)

One of the nation’s top financial educators is coming to Hilo to help Big Island residents save and invest for their future. Geri Walsh is in charge of investor education for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), a nonprofit organization authorized by Congress to protect America’s investors.

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AARP workshop on caregiving prep in Waimea Saturday (Feb 24)

Talking to parents, children or other loved ones about caregiving is a tough, yet important conversation that many families don’t have until it’s too late. Families should talk about a loved one’s wishes for care, finances, and forming a support team before a stroke, fall or other emergency happens, and a loved one may not […]

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AARP volunteers in Hilo at the movies.

AARP Hawaii is looking for East Hawaii volunteers in 2018

If making East Hawaii a better place to live is on your agenda for 2018, consider becoming an AARP Hawai’i volunteer. AARP volunteers work with Hawai’i’s Congressional delegation, the Legislature and county governments to advocate for caregivers and kupuna and to protect Medicare and Social Security. Our community service volunteers work on projects in the […]

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AARP retirement workshop available to all in Kona Saturday (Aug 26)

You need to think about when to take Social Security, how to pay for health insurance, and how much you can spend on living expenses and just enjoying life. That’s why AARP Hawaii is holding a free “Think of Your Future” workshop in Kailua-Kona on Saturday, August 26. The workshop runs from 9 a.m. to […]

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AARP Analysis: 56,000 Hawaii residents will lose insurance if the Senate health care bill passes

About 56,000 Hawaii residents will lose health care coverage by 2022 under the Senate’s health care bill, according to a new analysis of the legislation by the AARP Public Policy Institute.

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Groups urged to apply for AARP community challenge grants to improve livability

AARP is now accepting applications for Community Challenge grants to fund projects that spark change in local communities. The grant program is part of AARP’s nationwide Livable Communities initiative that aims to make our communities great places to live for everyone.

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AARP Hawaii Seeks 2017 Andrus Award nominees

AARP Hawaii is accepting nominations for its 2017 Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors Hawaii residents, 50 and older, who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their community members.

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AARP offers free screening of Hacksaw Ridge in Hilo Tuesday (April 25)

AARP Hawaii invites you, your friends and family to join us for a fun evening out. We’re having a free screening of the film, “Hacksaw Ridge,” 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 25th at the Regal Prince Kuhio Theater.

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The polling place in Pahoa opened right on time on General Election Day Tuesday (Nov 6). Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

Upcoming candidate forums

MEDIA RELEASE Elections for many of Hawaii’s federal, state and county offices will take place this year, including a Special Election for the office of one of Hawaii’s U.S. Senators. The Primary Election is Saturday, Aug. 9 and the General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 4. Some of the races may be decided in the Primary […]

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Free tax help available across island

Free tax help available across island

MEDIA RELEASE More than 12,000 free tax preparation sites will be open nationwide this year as the Internal Revenue Service continues to expand its partnerships with nonprofit and community organizations providing vital tax preparation services for low- to moderate-income and elderly taxpayers. The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program offers free tax help to […]

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AARP hosting health care reform meeting

AARP hosting health care reform meeting

This AARP meeting is open to anyone and everyone interested in health care reform. AARP membership is not required.

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