Remember to join us tomorrow as the US Postal Inspector talks about the dangers of financial predators and how to protect yourself and those you care about! You may also want to check out our October 6th blog post:Don’t get Scammed! How Not to become the victim of a financial scam.
Medicare open enrollment is taking place now through Dec. 7. It is important to review your Medicare and prescription coverage annually. This is the time that you can make sure you are in the right plan for you. There are several places and people who can assist you with making these decisions. An online connection [...]
Get ready, get set, vote! With Election Day only a few weeks away, it’s time to get to know all you can about the candidates before you head to the polls. At AARP.org/YourVote, you can discover what Kentucky’s congressional candidates –incumbent Mitch McConnell and his opponent Alison Lundergan Grimes as well as incumbent Andy Barr [...]
The groundbreaking of the new senior citizen center took place Oct. 13. There’s no doubt that the 33,000 square center in Idle Hour Park will be new and bright and shiny when it opens in early 2016, but did you know it will also have: A library with a fireplace A café and an outdoor [...]
There’s good news for older workers The most recent unemployment numbers are giving older unemployed workers something to be happy about. AARP reports that during September, employers expanded their payrolls by a higher than predicted 248,000 jobs. The national unemployment rate for people 55 and older fell last month from 4.6 percent to 3.9 percent, a bigger [...]
Everyone knows that staying active leads to a longer and stronger life. The YMCA of Central Kentucky has that as the focus of its Active Older Adults and Silver Sneakers programming. Offered at the Beaumont YMCA at 3251 Beaumont Centre Circle, the programming suits seniors no matter their fitness level or exercise preference, be it [...]
Join us as US Postal Inspector talks about the dangers of financial predators and how to protect yourself and those you care about! You may also want to check out our October 6th blog post:Don't get Scammed! How Not to become the victim of a financial scam.
Financial scams targeting seniors have become so prevalent that they’re now considered “the crime of the 21st century,” according to the National Council on Aging. Why? On Oct. 26, from 2-4 p.m. Roberta Bottoms, a US Postal Inspector will present a free program on Protecting Seniors from Financial Predators at The Women’s Club of Central [...]