April webinars to help you sharpen your financial skills

April is Financial Literacy Month, reminding us to invest in our financial health to empower ourselves now and to plan for a better future. In partnership with some of our UF experts on the topic, we’re pleased to offer eight webinars designed to help you improve your fiscal fitness.

Register for upcoming webinars and explore additional resources below:

Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement, April 3 | 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Hosted by the Florida Retirement System (myFRS) and EY Financial Services
This 90-minute retirement planning workshop provides an overview of the FRS and helps you understand the nuts and bolts of planning for your retirement.

Tax Resources, April 5 | noon – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Halie Corbitt and Daniel Rodriguez, UF/IFAS Extension Columbia County
Everyone’s taxes look a little different. Learn the basics to get you prepared and resources you can use to make filing your taxes easy peasy.

Your Money, Your Way, April 11 | noon – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Halie Corbitt, UF/IFAS Extension Columbia County
Learn how to make your money work for you and your life utilizing basic financial planning skills.

Fundamentals of Investing, April 13 | noon – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Wells Fargo
Whether you are just getting started investing or want to play a more active role in your investment decisions, this workshop is for you.

The Psychology Behind Saving Money and Other Good Financial Habits, April 14 | noon – 1 p.m.
Hosted by ComPsych UF’s EAP provider
This webinar examines research related to how and why people save vs. spend, and identifies strategies for participants to change their financial mindset and develop new habits.

Boosting Your Credit, April 19 | noon – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Lisa Hamilton, UF/IFAS Extension Volusia County, and Laurie Osgood, UF/IFAS Extension Gadsden County
Learn strategies to increase points and resolve negative issues to boost your overall credit score.

Explore UF Voluntary Savings Plans, April 20 | noon – 1 p.m.
Hosted by UFHR Benefits and Fidelity
Join UFHR Benefits and Fidelity to learn about the 403(b) and 457(b) voluntary savings plans, available to faculty, TEAMS, USPS and OPS employees — including housestaff/residents, graduate assistants, postdocs and adjunct faculty.

Homebuyer Workshop, April 27 | noon – 1 p.m.
Hosted by UF campus partner Wells Fargo
Learn home refinance basics, renting versus buying, how much you can afford, and the home-buying process.

Explore more financial resources available to UF faculty and staff, visit the Get Prepared webpage on the Worklife website.

Explore even more live and on-demand webinars on our Financial Literacy Workshop Series webpage.

Download the event poster!