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2019 Personal Finance Year in Review

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About This Webinar: This annual webinar is a look back at the financial trends, stories,  legislation and events that shaped the economy and family finances in 2019, as well as a discussion of the upcoming changes in 2020. Dr. Barbara O'Neill has hosted an annual personal finance review for the Military Families Learning Network since… Continue Reading 2019 Personal Finance Year in Review

Tax Updates: New Year, New Forms, New Thresholds

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About This Webinar: This webinar has expired. For more updated information on tax issues, please see: https://militaryfamilieslearningnetwork.org/event/92081/ Presenter Andrew Zumwalt Assistant Extension Professor, Associate State Specialist, and Co-Director of the Center for Economic Education at the University of Missouri. Andrew has a BS in Business Administration with an emphasis in Economics, a BS in Consumer… Continue Reading Tax Updates: New Year, New Forms, New Thresholds

Understanding Long-Term Care: Basics and VA Aid & Attendance

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About This Webinar: This webinar begins with a discussion of the basics of Long Term Care insurance options, facilitated by Dr. Michael Gutter. Then Mr. Kevin Friel discusses the Pension and Fiduciary Services of his office under the VA Aid & Attendance program, including pension eligibility, survivor benefits, and housebound services. https://youtu.be/7Xd1dwY4hwc Presenters Dr. Michael… Continue Reading Understanding Long-Term Care: Basics and VA Aid & Attendance

Understanding Long-Term Care: Extended Care and Housing

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About This Webinar: Speakers from the VA Home and Community Base Programs and Specially Adapted Housing offices share information about the programs the VA offers to veterans who need assisted living, in-home care, or adaptations to their homes to meet their health care needs. https://youtu.be/8xMYUMjbCFc Presenters Dayna Cooper, Director of VA Home and Community Care,… Continue Reading Understanding Long-Term Care: Extended Care and Housing

The Financial Implications of Caring for an Aging Parent

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About This Webinar: Providing care for an aging parent can exact a high emotional toll on families. Aging adults' needs can also be costly. Join us as we explore the expected and unexpected financial costs that come with caring for an aging parent. This webinar will touch on resources available to those who are serving… Continue Reading The Financial Implications of Caring for an Aging Parent

Building Financial Resilience: 20 Resources for Financial Peace of Mind

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About This Webinar: The 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, the 2019 federal government shutdown, and numerous federal government and non-profit organization reports and academic studies about Americans’ inadequate savings and high debt have highlighted the fragility of American's financial resources. This 90-minute webinar focuses on resources to help Personal Finance Managers empower clients with financial resilience. https://youtu.be/Vc2DnfxK0wY… Continue Reading Building Financial Resilience: 20 Resources for Financial Peace of Mind

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Resources for Personal Finance Managers Working with Service Members

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About This Webinar: Personal Finance Managers and financial educators need resources to meet the needs of their client's evolving financial needs across the life cycle. This webinar explores the Misadventures in Money Management and the Your Money, Your Goals programs from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). This webinar presents 2 federal resources for Personal… Continue Reading Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Resources for Personal Finance Managers Working with Service Members

Communication: Seek First to Understand, Then Be Understood

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About This Webinar: Personal Finance Managers provide counseling to many different military families going through difficult financial situations. Using communication skills effectively is vital to the success of their work with clients. In this webinar, we discuss ways to most effectively communicate with clients so that strategies for positive change can be put into action,… Continue Reading Communication: Seek First to Understand, Then Be Understood

Resources for Addressing Food Access for Military Families

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About This Webinar: Food insecurity describes a household’s inability to provide enough food for every person to live an active, healthy life. Food insecurity is one way we can measure and assess the risk of hunger. In the United States currently, 1 in 9 people struggle with hunger. This webinar discusses the resources available through… Continue Reading Resources for Addressing Food Access for Military Families