Stretch Your Financial Fitness

Hoos Well Sponsored Financial Well-Being Webinars

Attend a live webinar and improve your “Financial Fitness.” UVA Health Plan participants can earn $25 in gift card rewards* for each completed webinar. Choose from a quarterly rotation of topics that includes all areas of spending, saving, planning and investing, living, and retiring.

How? It’s easy:

  1. Select and register for a webinar from the list below.
  2. After participating, record your attendance in the Hoos Well portal.

*Please note: Each time you earn rewards in the wellness portal, you are self-attesting that you have completed an activity. Please be aware that your reporting is subject to validation and audit from RedBrick Health and/or the UVA Hoos Well Program.

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Understanding Medicare

  • Are you thinking about retirement? This presentation will review:
    • Medicare, its parts, and what they do and don’t do.
    • What questions to ask as you are first starting on Medicare
    • What questions you need to ask after you have it set up
  • Monday October 5, 11am-noon
  • Presenter: Randy Rodgers (JABA)
Register for webinar, Monday Oct. 5, 11am-noon

VRS members: Are You Ready to Retire?

  • This presentation is for current VRS Plan 1 and Plan 2 members (hired before January 1, 2014) who are within five years of retirement. It will guide you through important retirement decisions, such as when to retire and selecting a benefit payout option. Other topics include using myVRS and benefits after retirement.
  • Tuesday, October 6, 3:00-4:00 PM
  • Presenter: John Kegel (VRS)
Register for webinar (Tues. Oct 6, 3-4pm)

Five Money Musts

  • Learning Objectives:
    • Understand what a budget is and why you need one
    • Know how to use credit and manage debt
    • Recognize how investing can help you reach your money goals
    • Start thinking about retirement
  • Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 8am and 6pm
  • Presented by Fidelity
Register for 8am webinar Register for 6pm webinar

Charting Your Course: a Financial Guide for Women

  • Topics include basic retirement savings skills, how to create a retirement saving plan, evaluating financial health and setting goals, and how to help make your money work harder.
  • Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 12pm and 3pm
  • Presented by TIAA
Register for 12pm webinar Register for 3pm webinar