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Sept. 4-6, 2014

San Diego Convention Center

111 West Harbor Dr.

San Diego, CA 92101



May 14-16, 2015

Miami Beach
Convention Center

1901 Convention Center Drive

Miami Beach, FL 33139



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Is Franchising for You?

Thursday, July 10, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET

Are you thinking about purchasing a franchise? Many start their first businesses by going the franchise route. Join us for a free, hour-long webinar to get your questions answered by business experts, the Small Business Administration, and AARP about steps you need to take and the unique aspects of buying and owning a franchise. Register Now

10 Steps to Get to the Retirement You Want

Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 7 p.m. ET

When you picture your retirement, what do you want it to look like? Do you want to be spending more time with friends and family, finding meaningful part-time or volunteer work, or traveling the globe? And most importantly, how can you make sure you have enough money to live the way you want? Join AARP’s Financial Security team for the 10 steps that will help you find your path to living the life you want—from managing your finances to gaining more personal time today and in your future. Register Now

Q&A Session to Help You Start Your Business - Ask the Experts!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET

This is your chance to get your small business questions answered by those in the know! Ask questions of small business owners, the Small Business Administration and AARP about developing your business plan, securing financing, finding a mentor, and more! Register Now

When to Claim Social Security

Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at 7 p.m. ET

For many, Social Security will be the biggest source of income in retirement. So it is important that you get the most out of your benefits. During this informative, one-hour presentation, AARP experts will provide you with information on key topics such as the consequences of claiming early, the impact on your benefits of continuing to work, and ways to maximize benefits for you and your family. With this information, you can feel more confident about your plans for a more-secure financial future. Our experts will also be answering questions, and if you send your question to before the event, we may answer your question live! Register Now

Transitioning to Medicare

Thursday, September 18, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET

Enrolling in Medicare for the first time? Join this free webinar on Thursday September 18, 2014 at 2pm ET to learn about:

  • The basics of Medicare 
  • Eligibility and enrollment 
  • Coverage options and
  • Where to go for help

This 60 minute web event will also include time for you to ask questions of AARP experts. Register Now

Preparing for Medicare Open Enrollment

Thursday, October 16, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET

Do you have questions about Medicare? Open enrollment is the one time each year when you can review your Medicare coverage and change to a different plan. Medicare Open Enrollment takes place from October 15 – December 7. If you’re thinking about changing your coverage or have questions about your Medicare options, this free web event is for you.

Learn about:

  • The different parts of Medicare (A,B,C and D) 
  • Medicare plan choices 
  • Information to help you make decisions about the best plan options for you

This 60-minute web event will also include time for you to ask questions of our presenters. Register Now

Steps to Starting Your Business: An Exclusive Webinar Series

AARP and the Small Business Administration are working together to guide you, step-by-step, to starting and then growing your business with a series of exclusive, free webinars. Hear from those who have done it before on such topics as creating a business plan, financing your small business, and marketing your business online. Register Now

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