AARP Education Resources & Initiatives (July 2014 Edition)
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Upcoming Webinars for Consumers
AARP is hosting a number of free, hour-long webinars. Here are a few coming up in the near future. To register for these and a number of on-demand webinars visitwww.aarp.org/MoneyWebinars.
Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET
AARP’s Financial Security team will discuss the 10 steps to retirement—from managing finances to gaining more personal time.
Q&A Session to Help You Start Your Business
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET
Ask questions of small business owners, the Small Business Administration (SBA) and AARP about developing a business plan, securing financing, finding a mentor, and more.
Upcoming Virtual Career Fair in September
Save the Date! On Tuesday, September 23 from 10 am to 2 pm, ET, we will host the second AARP Real Possibilities Virtual Career Fair for experienced workers across the country. This event builds on the success of our June Virtual Career Fair, which had more than 2,500 participants. If your organization has an interest in exhibiting online, AARP will provide you with a branded booth and several online ways for you to engage with job seekers.
Sign Up for AARP Fraud Watch Network (FWN)
Visit the Fraud Watch Network webpage—www.aarp.org/FraudWatchNetwork—to sign up for timely alerts on the latest frauds and scams affecting the aged 50+ population. Also view the FWN’s interactive map for consumer stories and local communications about fraud.
This year’s summer sweepstakesfocuses on financial security issues such as retirement planning, Social Security, debt/credit, and finding a job. Visit to answer trivia questions and complete AARP financial education tools. Go to www.aarp.org/RockYourFinances to check out the sweepstakes.
If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Rosa Maymi atRMaymi@aarp.org or 202-434-3906.