Thinking about Retiring? Join us to Learn about Social Security and Medicare

Posted on 02/19/20

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Join us for a “Get Ready for Retirement” event and learn more about Social Security and Medicare as you approach retirement. This event is intended to help people nearing retirement make informed decisions about both programs.

Many people are unfamiliar with the workings of Social Security, which can lead them to make wrong decisions about when to start benefits. And Medicare can be complicated as you plan for health care in your retirement years.

This educational session, led by representatives from the Social Security Administration and the N.D. Insurance Department, will focus on the basics of Medicare and how to get the most out of Social Security in retirement.

An evening lounge and learn will be held in Minot and Grand Forks, while both a lunch session and evening session will be held in Bismarck and Fargo. (Please only register for one.) There is no cost to attend, but preregistration is required. Light meals will be provided at all events.

To register, call toll-free 877-926-8300 or register online at one of the addresses below.

We invite you to bring a nonperishable food item that will be donated to the Great Plains Food Bank.

Bismarck
Ramkota Hotel | 800 S. 3rd St.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. or 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Register at aarp.cvent.com/BisRetireLunch5-5-20 for the lunch session or aarp.cvent.com/BisRetirePM5-5-20 for the evening session.

Minot
Grand Hotel | 1505 N. Broadway
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Register at aarp.cvent.com/MinotRetire5-6-20

Grand Forks
Alerus Center | 1200 42nd St. S.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Register at aarp.cvent.com/GFRetire5-19-20.

Fargo
Fargodome | 1800 N. University Dr.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. or 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Register at aarp.cvent.com/FargoRetireLunch5-20-20 for the lunch session or aarp.cvent.com/FargoRetirePM5-20-20 for the evening session.

Dickinson
Roosevelt Grand Dakota Hotel | 543 15th St. W.
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Register at aarp.cvent.com/DickinsonRetire6-2-20.

Jamestown
Gladstone Inn | 111 2nd St. NE
Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Register at aarp.cvent.com/JamestownRetire6-4-20.

This story is provided by AARP North Dakota. Visit the AARP North Dakota page for more news, events, and programs affecting retirement, health care, and more.

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