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Personal Wellness and Effectiveness

Healthy living and stress reduction, personal fitness know-how, financial planning, college planning, retirement planning and more… WLD is adding new programs to help you get more from life on and off campus.


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1. Basics of How and When to Claim Social Security

This workshop will help you better understand how Social Security works (including understanding the windfall elimination provision and government pension offset) and what you should consider before you claim your benefit.

Facilitated by Fidelity Investments

1/24/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM WAN-305 Register

2. Identity Theft & Fraud Workshop

This seminar provides hints on the many ways you can protect yourself from identity theft and fraud. Facilitated by Metro Credit Union

2/28/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM WAN-305 Register

3. Investments

Investments are complicated. This seminar will help demystify the world of investments by explaining various options and the importance of setting financial goals. Facilitated by Metro Credit Union

3/27/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM WAN-305 Register

4. Turn Your Savings into Retirement Income

This workshop will help you learn why it's important to have a plan for generating income in retirement, factors to consider when transitioning your savings into retirement income and how to develop a retirement income plan. Facilitated by Fidelity Investments

4/8/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM WAN-305 Register

Past Program Offerings

1. Fiscal Fitness Workshop

This seminar helps you shape up your financial life to ensure you meet your short, mid and long term financial goals. This seminar includes helpful budgeting and money management tips and demonstrates how credit impacts your future.

2. Understanding Your Credit Score Workshop

This seminar demystifies one of the most important numbers in your life. You will learn what makes up your credit score, what is not considered in a credit score and helpful hints on how to manage credit.

3. Home Buying Process Workshop

This seminar helps move you into your new home. In this seminar, you will learn how to qualify for a mortgage and what you should expect through the home buying process from your financial institution, realtor and attorney.

6. Postcards from the Future

A woman's guide to financially ever after. Financial knowledge for women nearing retirement, retirement strategies that work, steps to getting finances on track to help reach ideal retirement in 10 to 15 years, the unique characteristics of retirement plans from 403(b)s to IRAs to annuities.

8. Money At Work

Foundation of Investing: understanding the role of investing, protecting against various risks, augmenting traditional savings programs to help accelerate retirement savings, the products and the tools available to manage a growing portfolio.