Retirement Education Fair

Whether retirement is around the corner or in the distant future for you, now is the time to make sure you understand your options and are prepared.

Through our Retirement Education Fair, we at UB Human Resources hope to provide you with seminars on topics you find relevant and information about planning options available to you. In addition, you will have the opportunity to connect with and ask questions of retirement plan representatives.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a deep understanding of your life goals
  • Learn about retirement saving and income planning
  • Understand investing concepts
  • Learn about annuity options and how they may affect your retirement income
  • Learn how to maximize your final years of saving
  • Understand how Social Security plays a role

Intended Audience

UB faculty and staff





Schedule and Registration

Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Center for Tomorrow, North Campus

The event will begin with a keynote address at 9:00 AM. The keynote will be a retirement planning session including a brief overview of the steps towards retirement and retiree health insurance. Retirement vendors and Research Foundation (RF) representatives will be present to answer questions during the keynote address. Light refreshments will be served.

Information tables will be available from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM with the following representatives:

  • Employees’ Retirement System (NYSLRS)
  • Teachers’ Retirement System
  • Fidelity
  • TIAA
  • VOYA Financial
  • NYS Deferred Compensation
  • Research Foundation (RF)

Light refreshments will be served from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM following the end of the seminar programs while tables remain open.

Seminar Topics

Seminars are grouped into categories based on career stages as a recommendation. We encourage you to register for and attend any seminar that interests you.

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Early to Mid-Career
10:10 AM Retirement that Works
VOYA Financial
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11:20 AM Tomorrow in Focus
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12:30 PM Investment Concepts Simplified
VOYA Financial
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Mid to Late-Career
10:10 AM Lifetime Income
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11:20 AM Countdown to Retirement
Deferred Compensation
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12:30 PM Social Security
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Contact for Questions

Lissa Jasinowski

Retirement Administrator

State Benefit Services

Phone: 716-645-4488; Fax: 716-645-3830


The University at Buffalo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with any disabilities. If you require accommodations to participate in this session, please contact Organizational Development & Training (OD&T) at (716) 645-4459 or prior to attending the class. Please allow ample time for OD&T to work with the Office of Accessibility Resources to arrange accommodations.