ECOEA Finance for All Educators Workshop January 27, 2018

The ECOEA Finance for All Educators Workshop will be Saturday, January 27, 2018, at the Canton Courtyard Marriott near Kohl’s in the Belden Village area. This workshop, formerly the ECOEA Retirement Workshop, includes sessions for all educators, at all stages of their career. After a whole group presentation, members will break-out into sessions that best fit their needs.

8:15-9:00 AM Registration. Breakfast Buffet

9:00 AM-9:50 AM Welcome & whole group session by Guy Kendall-Freas of NEA Member Benefits: What I Want My Loved Ones to Know:  A practical look at life and family preparedness

9:50 AM-10:00 AM Break, move to sessions

10:00 AM-12:00 PM Session choices:

Session 1:  SERS-State Employees Retirement System-representatives from the SERS pension system will be here to explain benefits for members in SERS.

 

Session 2:  STRS-State Teachers’ Retirement System-John Buch will be here with a new program in two mini-sessions:

Standard STRS information: Service Credit, Final Average Salary, Retirement Eligibility – Review Annual Statement 

Investing: Expenditures, Income, Educate on retirement savings accounts and basics of investing.

 

Session 3:  NEA Member Benefits-Guy Kendall-Freas will present two mini-sessions:

Erasing Student Loans and Debt: Student loan repayment, cancellation, forgiveness, and management options

Alphabet Soup-All the letters and numbers associated with financial planning and retirement can be confusing. 403(B), 401K, 457, WEP/GPO, the list goes on. Don’t put off planning because you don’t understand!

 

COURTYARD CANTON (IN THE BELDEN VILLAGE AREA)

4375 METRO CIR NW

NORTH CANTON OHIO 44720

courtyardbelden

REGISTRATION CLOSES JANUARY 19, 2018, FOR THIS EVENT, or WHEN CAPACITY IS REACHED.

Register at this link:     https://form.jotform.com/73024010486143

ONCE YOUR DEPOSIT/GUEST FEE IS RECEIVED IN THE ECOEA OFFICE, YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EMAIL CONFIRMING YOUR SESSION CHOICE.