Retirement Savings Webinars

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Cornell University has partnered with Fidelity and TIAA to host a series of webinars to help you prepare for your future!

The dedicated educational consultants from both Fidelity and TIAA will be at these free webinars to answer your general questions!  You do not have to have an account with either Fidelity or TIAA and can attend as many seminars as you’d like.

Please note that for employees enrolled in the Employees' Retirement System (ERS) with New York State and Local Retirement System (NYSLRS) must contact NYSLRS with any questions they may have:  https://www.osc.state.ny.us/retirement/contact-us

 

April 2022

The Starting Line: Beginning to Save for Retirement

Presented by TIAA.  You can learn how to evaluate and manage debt, find additional ways to save, create a budget and begin to plan for retirement.

 

Managing My Money:Budget, Emergency Savings, and Debt Basics

Presented by Fidelity.  This workshop will provide manageable strategies, tools, and tips that can help you take control of your spending, saving, and debt.

 

Making it Easier for You: Online tools and Resources

Presented by TIAA.  Save time, manage your money, and feel empowered by learning and using the latest digital enhancements.

 

Halfway There

Presented by TIAA.  Help make sure your retirement is ready when you are.  It may be time to give your retirement savings a checkup. This webinar will provide information to help you determine where you need to be in your retirement savings, and how to get back on track if you’re behind.

 

Creating a Budget You’ll Actually Use

Presented by Fidelity.  Planning out your spending, and living within a budget, is all about freedom.  Learn how to create a budget you’ll use, so you’re prepared for the unexpected, and able to pursue what’s important to you.

 

 

May 2022

Getting a Head Start: A step-by-step overview of your plan

Presented by TIAA.  A guide to the ins and outs of the plans offered by Cornell University, the advantages of a retirement program, how to create a retirement strategy and how to update your account with TIAA.

 

Within Reach: Transitioning from Career to Retirement

Presented by TIAA.   This webinar will help you imagine your ideal retirement and plan—financially and emotionally—for how to make the most of it:  Plan how you’ll spend your days and how to help make your savings last and learn about how you can pay yourself once you’re no longer earning a paycheck.

 

Put the Power of NetBenefits® to Work for You

Presented by Fidelity.  Did you know that there’s more to do in NetBenefits® than checking your balance?  Come on a tour and discover the powerful resources that can help you plan, track, and save for retirement.

 

Turn Your Savings into Retirement Income

Presented by Fidelity.  If you’re planning to retire within the next few years:  Learn the benefits of a retirement income plan, factors to consider when transitioning your savings into income, and ways to develop a retirement plan that suits your goals and lifestyle.

 

Strategies for Staying on Track

Presented by TIAA.  No matter how much or how little money you can save for retirement, it’s important that you start now and stay invested for your future. You can learn how taking smart financial steps today may help lead you to a solid financial future after you’ve stopped working.

 

Making it Easier for You: Online tools and resources

Presented by TIAA.  Save time, manage your money, and feel empowered by learning and using the latest digital enhancements.

 

June 2022

Take the First Steps to Investing

Presented by Fidelity.  If you want to understand investing:  Learn key investing concepts, common investment types, and how to choose your investment approach.

 

Paying Yourself: Income Options in Retirement

Presented by TIAA.  This webinar will help simplify retirement income: Learn the basic rules that govern the most common retirement accounts, gain perspective on when to tap into different assets, and discover flexible income choices.

 

Get to Know Your Retirement Plan and Workplace Financial Consultant

Presented by Fidelity.  You don’t have to know all the answers – Fidelity is here to help.  Learn how your retirement plan works and how we can help you, so you can make the most of this important benefit.

 

Tomorrow in Focus

Presented by TIAA.  Find out how retirement savings, planning and the real benefit of time are essential features of retirement investments. 

 

July 2022

Five Money Musts

Presented by Fidelity.  Starting to think about how to manage your money?  Learn about five basic money concepts to help you start your financial journey on the right foot.

 

Within Reach: Transitioning from Career to Retirement

Presented by TIAA.   This webinar will help you imagine your ideal retirement and plan—financially and emotionally—for how to make the most of it:  Plan how you’ll spend your days and how to help make your savings last and learn about how you can pay yourself once you’re no longer earning a paycheck.

 

Getting a Head Start: A step-by-step overview of your plan

Presented by TIAA.  A guide to the ins and outs of the plans offered by Cornell University, the advantages of a retirement program, how to create a retirement strategy and how to update your account with TIAA.

 

Navigating Market Volatility

Presented by Fidelity.  If you’re concerned about the current market downturns:  This webinar will review what is happening in the markets and why – and help answer your questions.

 

The Starting Line: Beginning to save for retirement

Presented by TIAA.  You can learn how to evaluate and manage debt, find additional ways to save, create a budget and begin to plan for retirement.

 

August 2022

Prepare for the Reality of Health Care in Retirement

Presented by Fidelity.  If you want a better understanding in health care in retirement:  Learn about the costs of health care in retirement and how you can prepare for them.

 

Halfway There

Presented by TIAA.  Help make sure your retirement is ready when you are.  It may be time to give your retirement savings a checkup. This webinar will provide information to help you determine where you need to be in your retirement savings, and how to get back on track if you’re behind.

 

Strategies for Staying on Track

Presented by TIAA.  No matter how much or how little money you can save for retirement, it’s important that you start now and stay invested for your future. You can learn how taking smart financial steps today may help lead you to a solid financial future after you’ve stopped working.

 

Making it Easier for You: Online Tools and Resources

Presented by TIAA.  Save time, manage your money, and feel empowered by learning and using the latest digital enhancements. 

 

Top Things to Do Before Your Retire

Presented by Fidelity.  Wish you had a to do list to help you prepare for retirement?  Learn how to get your financial house in order and other important considerations that can impact your decisions.

 

September 2022

Paying Yourself: Income Options in Retirement

Presented by TIAA.  This webinar will help simplify retirement income: Learn the basic rules that govern the most common retirement accounts, gain perspective on when to tap into different assets, and discover flexible income choices.

 

Top Things to Do Before Your Retire

Presented by Fidelity.  Wish you had a to do list to help you prepare for retirement?  Learn how to get your financial house in order and other important considerations that can impact your decisions.

 

Learn the Basics of When and How to Claim Social Security

Presented by Fidelity.  Learn about Social Security, understand considerations for claiming Social Security benefits, and decide when to take Social Security benefits.

 

Getting a Head Start: A step-by-step overview of your plan

Presented by TIAA.  A guide to the ins and outs of the plans offered by Cornell University, the advantages of a retirement program, how to create a retirement strategy and how to update your account with TIAA.

 

Tomorrow in Focus

Presented by TIAA.  Find out how retirement savings, planning and the real benefit of time are essential features of retirement investments.