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Upcoming Open Webinars:

December 2020 - January 2021

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Below are the financial education workshops we're presenting this month that are open to the public via webinar.


Click the Sign Up button to register or email info@FEPonline.org for more information

Friday, December 4th, 2020

12:00 PM EST

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Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Discussion Topics:

  • All municipal employees with student loans are entitled to this program
  • Monthly payments are potentially reduced or eliminated
  • Tax-free forgiveness of remaining loan balance after qualifying payments

Saturday, December 5th, 2020

10:00 AM EST

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Federal Benefits Best Kept Secrets

Discussion Topics:

  • ChFEBC advisor
  • What tax bracket will you be in at retirement?
  • What makes us so special?
  • The rules of the game
  • Exit strategies
  • Free insurance
  • TSP, catch-up, and loans
  • CSRS voluntary contribution

Friday, December 11th, 2020

12:00 PM EST

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Retirement Planning in the Aftermath of a Pandemic

Discussion Topics:

  • Keep your retirement accounts safe from a pandemic
  • Uncover key strategies to tax shelter your retirement from the government
  • Learn how to plan for taxes and inflation increasing after multi-trillion dollar government bailouts
  • Consider changing your mindset on social security and estate planning strategies in an unknown future

Saturday, December 12th, 2020

10:00 AM EST

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Holiday

Spending

Discussion Topics:

  • Setting expectations
  • Budgeting
  • Building a naughty or nice list
  • Best practices when spending
  • Hidden holiday costs

Friday, December 18th, 2020

12:00 PM EST

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Mitigating the Cost of Long-Term Care

Discussion Topics:

  • Federal LTC programs available
  • Activities of daily living: what are they and what do they mean?
  • How do you qualify for low-cost/no-cost coverage?
  • LTC insurance alternatives
  • LTC during retirement and its impacts

Saturday, December 19th, 2020

10:00 AM EST

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Improving Your Credit

Discussion Topics:

  • Why is credit so important, anyway?
  • Understanding your FICO
  • Key steps to rebuilding your credit
  • Repairing credit after bankruptcy
  • Credit restoration
  • Debt rebalancing

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020

12:00 PM EST

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Investing 101

Post COVID-19

Discussion Topics:

  • Why we may want to reconsider our investments due to COVID-19
  • How to maximize your returns while minimizing risk
  • Planning for your goals and getting out of debt before you retire
  • Keeping more of your money in your own pocket by reducing taxes and fees

Saturday, December 26th, 2020

10:00 AM EST

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Introduction to Real Estate

Discussion Topics:

  • Understanding mortgage options
  • Location, location, location
  • Real estate as an investment
  • First-time home buying
  • VA/FHA programs
  • Tax benefits

Friday, January 1st, 2021

12:00 PM EST

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Planned Giving

Discussion Topics:

  • One-time gifts vs. ongoing gifts
  • Tax ramifications to families and estates
  • Using charitable trusts for planned giving
  • Using charitable strategies for planned giving
  • Leaving a planned giving legacy
  • Benefits to you and your family

Saturday, January 2nd, 2021

10:00 AM EST

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Taxes and the IRS

Discussion Topics:

  • Where do our taxes go?
  • Do I need a tax advisor?
  • Tax-free savings
  • Tax-deferral vs. tax-deductible vs. tax-free
  • Why you shouldn’t wait to get your refund

The Financial Education Partnership is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to spreading financial literacy by providing free educational resources directly to the public.

Visit us on the web at www.FEPonline.org, call us at (240) 813-8969 or email us at info@FEPonline.org