Financial Wellness Webinar Series
Budgeting & Planning
Spending and saving wisely
Banking and payment methods
Presented by Kris Bertelsen, Senior Economic Education Specialist, Little Rock Branch of Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Avoiding Debt Traps with Educational Expenses
Many people have student loan debt but they don’t fully understand it. This session will help you decide if you should borrow money and what to know about your student loan debt if you already have it. You’ll leave with tools to help you figure out what’s right for you.
Presented by Taylor Leaphart, Manager of Service Delivery and Financial Coach, Change Machine
Avoiding Debt Traps with Medical Expenses
How to avoid or minimize medical debt
Resources and options available to consumers who are navigating debt
Avoiding a negative impact to your credit score with mounting medical debt
Presented by Signe-Mary Mckernan with Urban Institute and Berneta Haynes with National Consumer Law Center)
Buying vs. Renting
Co-Presenters: John Hurst, Simmons Bank Mortgage and Shawn Karnes, Arvest Bank Mortgage
Are you doing all you can to stay cyber safe?
Learn about current threats to consumers, how to identify potential ‘bad actors’ online and the 10 best practices for staying cyber safe.
Planning for Retirement
Watch “How to Save10 Into Retirement” presented by Sarah Catherine Gutierrez, Founder and CEO of Aptus Financial. Learn how to open your own retirement account and simulate a workplace retirement plan with automated savings.