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A week of webinars focuses on savings

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Lindsey Hadlock

America Saves Week, held Feb. 26 to March 3, is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and for individuals to assess their own saving status.

During this week, Fidelity will offer free, live webinars for Cornell employees on creating a budget, prioritizing your saving goals, saving for the future, turning your savings into retirement income and claiming social security. Attend one or sign up for several – but register early as space is limited. Log on to netbenefits.fidelity.com/livewebmeetings.

Feb. 26

  • Get Started and Save for the Future You Want, 10 a.m.
  • Create a Budget, Ditch Your Debt and Start Building for the Future, noon
  • Take the First Step to Investing, 2 p.m.

Feb. 27

  • Learn the Basics of When and How to Claim Social Security, 2 p.m.
  • Identify and Prioritize Your Savings Goals, 4 p.m.
  • Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings, 6 p.m.

Feb. 28

  • Maximize Social Security in Your Retirement Strategy, 8 a.m.
  • Preserving Your Savings for Future Generations, noon
  • Invest Confidently for Your Future, 2 p.m.

March 1

  • THRIVE: Organize, Plan and Own Your Future, noon
  • Turn Your Savings into Retirement Income, 4 p.m.
  • Your College Savings Options, 8 p.m.

March 2

  • Create a Budget, Ditch Your Debt and Start Building for the Future, 10 a.m.
  • Get Started and Save for the Future You Want, noon
  • Learn the Basics of When and How to Claim Social Security, 2 p.m.

Information on saving for the future also can be found on the TIAA website and on a fuller listing of financial tools on the HR website under “Saving for Your Future.”