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There’s no one right age to retire — it’s different for everyone.

We recommend starting to understand all the factors related to retirement as early as possible. From money to health to lifestyle, there is much to consider. Join any —or all — of these online events held conveniently during lunch time.

Annual retirement planning speaker series

Tuesday, Oct. 11 Retirement Health Benefits, UK Student Center Harris Ballroom

Hear from retirement officers and a pharmacist with the UK HR Benefits team as part of our annual speaker series on retirement planning.

Wednesday, Oct. 12 Paying Yourself: Income Options in Retirement, Presented by TIAA

You can learn the rules that govern retirement assets and find out when to consider using different income sources.

Thursday, Oct. 13 What Can I Expect from Social Security, UK Chandler Hospital Pavilion A Auditorium and via Zoom

We're bringing in a representative from Social Security Administration as part of our annual speaker series on retirement planning. You'll receive an overview of Social Security benefits and learn how these benefits are calculated and how to apply. In this session, you’ll gain more perspective about the right age — for you — to retire.

Monday, Oct. 17 Planning for Mental Well-Being After Retirement

Retirement is often viewed as our reward for hard work throughout our careers. But retirement is a change, and any change requires adjustment. It is not unusual for retirees adjusting to retirement to experience stress, anxiety, and depression. This presentation will share coping ideas and tips to help you to thrive mentally and emotionally after retirement.

Tuesday, Oct. 18 STEPS Employment Post-Retirement

A member of the STEPS office will conduct a short presentation on the advantages of continuing to work on a temporary basis.  The presentation will discuss highly sought after skills as well as how continuing to work through STEPS could impact your retirement healthcare costs.

Wednesday, Oct. 19 Turn your Retirement Savings into Income, Presented by Fidelity

Hear from a Fidelity representative as part of our annual speaker series on retirement planning.

Thursday, Oct. 20 The Road to Debt Consolidation, Presented by GreenPath

Join this informational session to learn how GreenPath Financial Wellness, in partnership with TIAA, can be a resource to help you maintain and improve your financial wellness.