HR Training has partnered with VALIC, a leader in administering tax-favored retirement programs, to address retirement-minded topics for all University personnel.

Multiple group sessions as well as one-on-one meetings will be offered for campus employees on Wednesday, Sept. 20. The scheduled events include:

Millennials, offered at 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in BSC 343, will address the challenges faced by this generation and the strategies and resources available to help them plan for a more secure financial future.   

Your Life in Retirement, scheduled for 2 p.m. in BSC 343, will guide attendees through the retirement process and outline what can be expected as you transition to full retirement status.

One-on-one meetings with VALIC representative Matt Ticknor, will be offered from 10 to 11 a.m. and 3 to 4 p.m., with the average meeting lasting 30 minutes.

If you’re interested in signing up for one of the above retirement sessions or would like to schedule a one-on-one meeting to discuss specific investment questions, contact All session attendees and those who meet with Matt one-on-one will be entered into a drawing to win a free Fit Bit Flex courtesy of Human Resources!

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