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Join us for our series of investment and retirement seminars. Events are complimentary and open to the public. Reservations are needed.

Three Transitions to Retirement: It’s about more than just the money

September 29, 2020 at 6:00pm Central Time

Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you will experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well. We can help you understand these upcoming changes and provide the information you need to better prepare for this exciting season of your life. Working together, we’ll gain clarity and confidence about your path to retirement. 

During this session, you will learn:

  • How to confidently address the financial, lifestyle and emotional transitions to retirement
  • How to guard against risks and manage those that are inevitable
  • Whether you are ready for retirement

Reserve your virtual seat.


Social Security & Your Retirement**

October 6, 2020 at noon & 6:00pm

During the virtual seminar, you will find out more about your Social Security benefits and discuss the role they play when setting a clear direction for your financial future. You’ll learn the answers to your Social Security questions, including:

  •  What are the rules for starting your Social Security benefits?
  •  How do spouses coordinate their benefits?
  •  Are there different routes to take that could potentially increase your benefits?
  •  How do you decide where Social Security fits within your retirement plans?

Reserve your virtual seat for Oct 6th Noon     Reserve your virtual seat for Oct 6th 6pm


Understanding Medicare

October 15, 2020 at 6:00pm

Planning for retirement is never easy; it’s more like running a marathon than a sprint. Today one key to “going the distance” is understanding the ins and outs of Medicare. Learn the basics of Medicare Parts A, B, C and D, receive tips on Medicare enrollment and understand the role you can play in helping consider health care costs as part of an overall retirement plan.

 Reserve your virtual seat for Oct 15th 6pm


Income for Life

October 20, 2020 at 6:00pm

An important part of the retirement roadmap is ensuring you have a steady stream of income. This informational seminar can help set your financial direction and answer your questions.

Reserve your virtual seat for Oct 20th 6pm


The Return of Conservative Investing

October 27, 2020 at 6:00pm

This seminar is designed to help you understand how conservative investments like certificates of deposit (CDs) and annuities can help to get your financial plan back on track. It also introduces the concept of risk control accounts as options for conservative investors.

Reserve your virtual seat for Oct 27th 6pm


How to Weather a Bear Market

November 3,2020 at 6:00pm

When the market dips, what do you do? How do you react? Without a plan, reacting based on your instincts could hurt your long-term financial goals. Learn steps you can take now to prepare to weather the next bear market.

Attend a valuable virtual seminar, “How to Weather a Bear Market.” You’ll learn the answers to questions, including:

  • What is a bear market?
  • How does behavioral finance affect decision-making?
  • How do overreaction and bad decisions compromise long-term financial goals?
  • How do I weather a bear market?

Reserve your virtual seat for Nov 3rd 6pm


The 3 Transitions to Retirement

November 10,2020 at noon & 6:00pm 

Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you will experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well. We can help you understand these upcoming changes and provide the information you need to better prepare for this exciting season of your life. Working together, we’ll gain clarity and confidence about your path to retirement. 

During this session, you will learn:

  • How to confidently address the financial, lifestyle and emotional transitions to retirement
  • How to guard against risks and manage those that are inevitable
  • Whether you are ready for retirement

Reserve your virtual seat for Nov 10th Noon   Reserve your virtual seat for Nov 10th 6pm


Rethinking Diversification

November 17th at 6:00pm

Traditional portfolio diversification doesn’t always meet the challenges of today’s investors. This seminar introduces new ways to manage risk and the value of protecting against market loss.

Reserve your virtual seat for Nov 17th 6pm


Social Security & Your Retirement**

December 1,2020 at 6:00pm

During the virtual seminar, you will find out more about your Social Security benefits and discuss the role they play when setting a clear direction for your financial future. You’ll learn the answers to your Social Security questions, including:

  •  What are the rules for starting your Social Security benefits?
  •  How do spouses coordinate their benefits?
  •  Are there different routes to take that could potentially increase your benefits?
  •  How do you decide where Social Security fits within your retirement plans?

Reserve your virtual seat for Dec 1st 6pm


Income for Life

December 8, 2020 at noon & 6:00pm

An important part of the retirement roadmap is ensuring you have a steady stream of income. This informational seminar can help set your financial direction and answer your questions.

Reserve your virtual seat for Dec 8th Noon   Reserve your virtual seat for Dec 8th 6pm


Women & Investing

December 9,2020 at 5:30pm

There’s no denying the facts: Women tend to earn less and live longer than men. If you’re a woman who would like to retire one day, you may need to save more and invest more than men.

The virtual seminar will focus on taking control of your future through investing. You’ll also learn about:

  • Key investment principles every woman should know
  • Important opportunities like asset allocation
  • Understanding investor behavior
  • Differences between financial products like mutual funds and annuities

Reserve your virtual seat for Dec 9th 5:30pm


*KCU Investment & Retirement Services Financial Professionals are registered representatives of CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. Representatives are registered, securities sold, advisory services offered through CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. (CBSI), member FINRA/SIPC, a registered broker/dealer and investment advisor, which is not an affiliate of the credit union. CBSI is under contract with the financial institution to make securities available to members. Not NCUA/NCUSIF/FDIC insured, May Lose Value, No Financial Institution Guarantee. Not a deposit of any financial institution. CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. is a registered broker/dealer in all fifty States of the United States of America.FR-2698221.1-0819-0921

**Representatives are not tax advisors or Social Security experts. For information regarding your specific tax situation, please consult a tax professional. To discuss your specific SSA benefits, please contact the SSA office in your area.