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Discount Me Out

It happened again week before last, and I couldn’t help but wince.  My dentist handed over the bill for my six-month cleaning and it came with a 5% discount. 645 more words

Life In A Word

The Opening Bell 11/6/17: 38 Million Members Defying Age Stereotypes

The weekly CEO spotlight looks at companies that work with three members and 38,000,000 members. Steve sat down with Jo Ann Jenkins (CEO of AARP) to talk about the aging population and the… 74 more words

The Opening Bell

The Republican Senate Majority...The Best Money Can Buy

On Tuesday of this week, the Republican Majority in the United States Senate proved once again that they are the best money can buy. In a 50-50 tie vote, Vice President Pence cast the deciding vote to repeal the rule initiated by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that allows private citizens to avoid arbitration and have their day in court. 272 more words

Democrat Leaders

Survey Overwhelming Support for Ore Retirement Program

New research finds overwhelming support for Oregon’s new retirement savings program.

OregonSaves is an alternative to workers whose employers don’t offer a retirement savings option, giving employees the chance to sock away part of their paycheck and also bring those savings to other jobs if they want. 11 more words


A Senior's View of Sexual Harassment

I grew up in an interesting era – one in which young women were just beginning to realize they had power of their own and started burning bras and openly discussing sex before marriage. 1,072 more words


Facebooking with Grandma

So you’ve tried to show your grandmother how to use Facebook three times and she can never remember how to log in… Or you desperately need your mother to learn to text so she won’t interrupt your workday with calls. 1,244 more words

Hopkinton Home Care

There is a Real Possibility Seniors are at it Again!

Our local Fredericksburg Chapter AARP 3396 is working hard to end hunger.  Again this year they partnered with our friends at Giant Food, RAAA Partners in Aging and Mental Health America to collect over 3,200 pounds and over $490 to help the hungry of our community.   56 more words

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