This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.
This 90-minute webinar will cover the top financial news stories, trends and legislation affecting finances of 2017. Dr. O'Neill delivers this annual review to highlight the events of the year that impact our finances.
AFC-credentialed participants can earn 1.5 CEUs. More information about this process is available here. This webinar is approved for 1.5 general CEUs for FinCert Certified Personal Finance Counselors (CPFC).
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SpeakerBarbara O’Neill, Ph.D-
inancial Resource Management Specialist for Rutgers Cooperative Extension, has been a professor, financial educator, and author for 35 years. She has written over 1,500 consumer newspaper articles and over 125 articles for academic journals, conference proceedings, and other professional publications. She is a certified financial planner (CFP®), chartered retirement planning counselor (CRPC®), accredited financial counselor (AFC), certified housing counselor (CHC), and certified financial educator (CFEd). Dr. O’Neill served as president of the Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education and is the author of two trade books, Saving on a Shoestring
and Investing on a Shoestring
, and co-author of Investing For Your Future
, Money Talk: A Financial Guide for Women
, and Small Steps to Health and Wealth.
She earned a Ph.D. in family financial management from Virginia Tech and received over three dozen awards for professional achievements and over $900,000 in funding for financial education programs and research.