Does Kent State offer any financial planning workshops?

If you are searching for information on how to better manage your money, make wise investments or plan for your retirement, consider attending one or more of a series of financial wellness seminars offered by Kent State University.

Our financial wellness team can help you reach your financial well-being goals. This series of workshops is centered on various aspects of financial well-being. We encourage you to take advantage of these complimentary workshops for Kent State employees, and, beginning in January, your attendance will earn you 10 points toward your Tier 2 wellness reward.

The Financial Wellness Workshop: Investment Planning will be held Tuesday, Dec. 6, from noon-1 p.m. in Heer Hall. Registration is required. A light lunch will be provided.

This workshop will explain basic and advanced investment topics to achieve specific financial goals. Review the basics of investing and cover topics such as:

  • The difference between saving and investing.
  • The importance of compound interest.
  • What are the different types of investments available (stocks, bonds, mutual funds, annuities)?
  • How to build an appropriate investment portfolio.

For a complete list and descriptions of financial wellness seminars, visit the Financial Wellness webpage.

POSTED: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 03:02 PM
Updated: Saturday, December 3, 2022 01:02 AM