MSU Extension Offers Free Financial Program
MSU Extension will be holding again the Solid Finances series with topics ranging from identity theft, retirement planning to credit scores, long term care insurance and many more. Solid Finances is a free, webinar-based financial education series.This year, 16 sessions will be offered from September 2013 through April 2014. Not only is this series convenient to participate in, but also effective. Past viewers reported that the webinar-series provided them with knowledge and confidence to tackle things like estate planning and retirement planning.
Anyone interested in participating in the series has the option to
A) Individually register at http://www.msuextension.org/solidfinances and view the webinar from their computer, or
B) Come to Richland County Extension (1499 Central Ave, Sidney), and view the webinars in our meeting room on the scheduled day during the noon hour. Please note Extension will not host the first three webinars.
Registration is free. The series will start on Sept 25 and go until April 30th. For any questions call Extension Agent Ludmila at 433-1206 or e-mail [email protected]. The days and topics are as follows:
Sept 25 – Federal Student Loans (Current and/or Potential Borrowers) not hosted at RC Extension
Oct 2 – Federal Student Loans (Repayment Options) not hosted at RC Extension
Oct 9 – Creating a Debt Repayment Plan not hosted at RC Extension
Oct 16 – Credit Scores and Credit Reports
Dec 4 – Retirement Planning (Withdrawal Strategies)
Dec 11 – Retirement Planning for Younger workers
Dec 18 – Retirement Planning for Those Nearing Retirement: What Does Retirement Mean to you?
Jan 29 – 10 Financial Fraud Scams and How to Avoid Them
Feb 5 – Guarding Against Identify Theft
Feb 12 – To be determined
Feb 19 – To be determined
April 2 – Advanced Directives: What are they and Why should you have them?
April 9 – How Title Affects Who Receives your Property Upon Death; with or without will
April 16 – Long-term Care Insurance: Montana Partnership Program
April 23 – To be determined
April 30 - Using Flex Plan and Montana Medical Care Savings