Financial fitness

Virginia Credit Union
Are you a member of the Virginia Credit Union? VCU faculty and staff are eligible to join the Virginia Credit Union and save. You and your family can take advantage of low-cost, convenient financial services and many free financial education resources. To join, visit vacu.org/join/vcu or call (804) 323-6800. 

Financial webinars

Start the summer with live webinars that can help you improve your financial knowledge. Reserve your spot today.
Schedule online: TIAA.org/webinars

Special Topic: Equally Prepared—Financial planning for the LGBT community
You can learn about the specific challenges faced by the LGBT community—both financial and legislative even with the U.S. Supreme Court’s marriage equality ruling—and potential solutions to address them.
June 11 at 12 p.m. (ET)


Special Topic: Market-proof your retirement*
In retirement—and the years leading up to it—protecting your savings becomes just as important as growing it. Join us to learn how to create your own personal pension with TIAA Traditional, offered by Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association
of America (TIAA).**
June 11 at 3 p.m. (ET)


Paying Yourself: Income options in retirement
You can learn the rules that govern retirement assets and find out when to consider using different income sources.
June 12 at 12 p.m. (ET)


Start to Finish: The early career woman’s guide to financial wisdom
When women are starting their careers, there’s a lot to consider—career goals, job satisfaction, achieving a work/life balance. But it’s important to also consider retirement. Discover how establishing a plan now can help establish your financial future.
June 12 at 3 p.m. (ET)


Special Topic: How smart investors ride out market volatility
What’s the best way to handle market ups and downs? TIAA offers best practices and actionable steps to help investors steer through stormy markets while remaining on to
help stay on the path to financial security.
June 13 at 12 p.m. (ET)


Inside Money: Managing income and debt
Discover how to help make your money work harder by using your cash flow more effectively, developing good saving habits and better managing debt.
June 13 at 3 p.m. (ET)