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ECOEA Winter Workshop January 28, 2023

Saturday, January 28, 2023 on Zoom. Register at the link below.
Saturday morning sessions, join in your jammies! Door prizes, PD certificates for time attended, great information!

9:00 AM-11:00 AM STRS Retirement Countdown presented by Tamla Cole, STRS Member Education, for members nearing the end of their career. Good information for any certified member!

9:00 AM-11:00 AM SERS Member Education presented by Cameron Vaughn of the State Employees Retirement System. Good information about the pension system for classified members.

11:00 AM-11:50 AM Take the Mystery out of your Money-Make it Work for You! presented by Guy Kendall-Freas of NEA Member Benefits. These are some strange financial times. Your three-year old car is probably worth what you paid three years ago! Unemployment is low, and school districts are still trying to fill vacancies, by increasing wages of school employees isn’t a considered response. Student loan forgiveness is portayed as giving money to “slackers”, yet PPP loans of $50,0000 or less are automatically forgiven. How can an average member get ahead? Guy Kendall-Freas will share some ways members can get the most for their membership.

12:00 PM-2:00 PM Financial Fitness for Early-Mid Career Educators presented by Tamla Cole, STRS Member Education. Learn more about the pension system, how to prepare for the long-term. Don’t wait until retirement is in sight to start planning. Financial health in retirement starts the first day you begin your career!