Tools to Ensure Your Financial Well-Being

Financial Well-Being


Many Americans are anxious about their financial situation, not only about having enough funds for retirement years, but also about current issues like paying down debt, planning for their children’s college education, dealing with unexpected bills, and more. When under financial stress you can experience fear and uncertainty, and be distracted from work and personal obligations. Money management training and tools can help you better live within your means, understand savings options, avoid financial pitfalls, and live a more positive and stress-free life.

Resources

UVA cares about your financial well-being and offers several resources to help you manage your finances.

  • New in 2020: Reward-Eligible Webinars

    Attend a Hoos Well-sponsored 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.

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  • UVA Financial Counseling

    Schedule a 30-minute session with a financial counselor through the UVA Faculty and Employee Assistance Program (FEAP). Consultation topics include Budgeting Techniques, Credit after Bankruptcy, Debt Counseling, Divorce Planning, Insurance Buying Strategies, Medicaid and Medicare, Mortgages, Social Security Benefits, Tax Issues, and more.

    Schedule a financial counseling session
  • Employee Community Resources Service

    The Employee Community Resource Service helps members of the UVA community connect with local organizations who can assist with basic needs such as housing, clothing, utilities, and food, as well as assistance with personal budgeting and finance strategies. Many organizations are available to assist with financial situations including money management counseling, developing a personal budget, debt reduction, free tax return preparation, and more.

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  • Tools from UVA Community Credit Union

    The Credit Union offers free, one-hour, on-site financial seminars on topics like Managing Your Money, Planning and Investing, Home Buying/Home Ownership, Credit, and College Funding. Email hooswell@virginia.edu to sign up your group for a session. The Credit Union also offers online resources, including calculators, buying guides, and retirement planning tools.

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Additional Resources for Financial Well-Being

Browse these helpful financial tools and resources.