TIAA-CREF Retirement Planning Workshops


Contributed by Deborah Merriman

Please join us on Thursday, October 30, for financial education seminars presented by a representative from TIAA-CREF.

Session 1: Planning Ahead for Retirement, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
This seminar is for those who are approximately 10 years from retirement. At this stage of your career, retirement is far enough away that a sound strategy can make a big difference. Come to our seminar, where we'll

  • use an interactive calculator to identify potential savings gaps
  • consider TIAA-CREF savings solutions to fill them
  • make sure your retirement strategy is on target

  • Session 2: Retirement Distribution Flexibilities, noon-1:00 p.m.
    This seminar is for individuals who are 3-5 years from retirement. It's your retirement. Take charge of it now. Come to the seminar to learn more about
  • evaluating your retirement income needs
  • asset allocation strategies
  • TIAA-CREF income options
  • taxes -- how they may affect your retirement income
  • helpful web tools and individual counseling options

  • Sessions will be held in Emerson A and will last about an hour. Light refreshments will be available. RSVP by calling 4-3245 or sending an email to

    Contributed by Cheryl Freer