Pandemic Hits Seniors Looking for Work

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The coronvirus has left many without jobs. For those over the age of 50 it will take twice as long to find a new position than younger workers. AARP notes that the Bureau of Labor Statistics found around 45% of job seekers over the age of 55 have been looking for work for six months or longer. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with AARP financial specialist Susan Weinstock about about the impact of the pandemic on older workers.

AARP: Beware of Online Scams This Holiday

Dec 1, 2020
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This holiday season many will be shopping on line, looking for bargains. But, AARP warns to beware of scammers who are looking to steal your credit numbers and other identification. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with Amy Nofziger at AARP's Fraud Watch Network about what to look for when buying gifts online.

Care Givers Time Up During Pandemic

Oct 26, 2020
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A survey conducted on behalf of AARP found that more than half of the nation's care givers are spending more time taking care of family and children. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with Jean Chatzky, a financial expert with the organization, about the impact of the change during the pandemic.