Earn rewards for improving your financial fitness

Hoos Well Sponsored Financial Well-Being Webinars

Improve your “Financial Fitness” by attending a live webinar, presented by Hoos Well partners Fidelity, TIAA, and Virginia529. Choose from a quarterly rotation of topics that includes all areas of spending, saving, planning, investing, and retiring. To get started, select and register for a webinar from the list below.

Participants in the UVA Health Plan or UPG Anthem Health Plan can earn $25 in rewards for participating in up to four (4) eligible well-being webinars each year. While you are encouraged to participate in all webinars that are of interest, you may claim a reward for one (1) emotional, financial, or physical well-being webinar per quarter. After participating fully in the webinar, record your attendance in the Hoos Well portal to receive your reward.

Please note that completion of activities in the Hoos Well portal is subject to validation by Virgin Pulse and that watching recordings of previous webinars is not eligible for Hoos Well rewards.

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Webinar Schedule: 2023 Quarter 3

Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings

See the importance of saving as much as possible, learn the benefits of saving more, identify different retirement account types, and explore ways to preserve and grow savings. Presented by Fidelity.

Wednesday, September 13

Social Security Benefits Planning: Basic Considerations and Strategies

Understanding Social Security and how your benefit is calculated and what factors affect the amount. Timing is everything when you apply for benefits and can affect how much you and your loved ones will get. Presented by TIAA.

Thursday, September 14

Saving for Education with Invest529

Saving for future education expenses for a child, a grandchild – or even yourself – can seem overwhelming. In this webinar, you’ll learn how a Virginia529 account can help you save for tuition and other costs, take advantage of tax-free earnings, and meet your savings goals. Presented by Virginia 529.

Wednesday, September 27

Managing My Money

Identify the three core components of a sound budget, begin to build (or rebuild) your emergency savings fund, and get control over prioritizing your debt. Presented by Fidelity.

Wednesday, October 11

Looking to Turn Your Retirement Savings Into a "Paycheck" for Life?

This presentation discusses how to turn retirement savings into a paycheck for life. We explore how to identify retirement risks and challenges, preparing for distribution with income needs and sources and ultimately how to build a plan. Presented by TIAA.

Tuesday, October 24

Prepare for the Reality of Health Care in Retirement

Understand the costs of health care in retirement, and how you can prepare for them. Presented by Fidelity.

Wednesday, November 8

Make the Move Toward Long-Term Financial Security: Your Mid-Career Retirement Check-In

Are you halfway down the road to retirement? Now may be a good time to check in to see if you're on track. Join us for a webinar to learn more about the keys to successful money management, how to juggle competing financial demands and retirement saving strategies that can help put you on the path to lifelong financial security.  Presented by TIAA.

Thursday, November 9