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. Participants in the UVA Health Plan or UPG Anthem Health Plan can earn $25 in gift card rewards for participating in up to four financial well-being webinars. 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. After participating, record your attendance in the Hoos Well portal to receive your gift card reward.*

Spring - Summer 2021 Webinar Schedule

Quarterly Market Update

Get the latest update on the market, including U.S. Equity, International Equity, and Fixed Income markets, as well as macro- and micro-economic updates. Presented by Fidelity and facilitated by Geri Allard.

Money at Work 1: Foundations of investing

Smart investing starts with a solid group of the basics. The more you know, the better prepared you are to make informed investment decisions. TIAA's webinar leader will highlight investment options to help you make the right choices for your financial needs. Presented by TIAA and facilitated by ShaShanna Crumpler.

Money at Work 2: Sharpening Investment Skills

Is your savings strategy on the right track? This webinar covers the importance of maximizing potential investment growth while minimizing risk and investing options for managing more complex finances. Presented by TIAA and facilitated by ShaShanna Crumpler.

Paying Yourself: Income Options in Retirement

Do you know how you'll pay yourself in retirement? There's a lot to consider, including tax implications. TIAA's webinar leader will provide an overview of different income options and discuss when you may need to withdraw your retirement funds. Presented by TIAA and facilitated by ShaShanna Crumpler.

Your College Planning Choices

Learn more about how to start saving now for a child’s college education. Presented by Fidelity and facilitated by Randy Siebert (2 pm webinar) and Hector Ruiz (8 pm webinar)

The Starting Line: Beginning to Save for Retirement

Smart steps in the beginning of your career can help lead you to a more solid financial future. TIAA's webinar leader will help you understand debt, the real effect of time on money, and understanding budgeting and saving. Presented by TIAA and facilitated by ShaShanna Crumpler.


*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 Virgin Pulse and/or the UVA Hoos Well Program.