Sessions Tagged With 'military families personal finance'

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The Culture of Personal Finance

Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill, Michael Gutter, Jerry Buchko

Please note this webinar will be held in a different meeting room: https://connect.dco.dod.mil/milfamlearningnetworkThis webinar will focus on the environments that shape our financial perspectives and impact our financial success. Dr. Michael Gutter and Jerry Buchko will be...

Heuristics, Anchoring, Narrowing Choice

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Michael Gutter

This webinar will focus on the influencing factors that impact our ability to make financial decisions. Dr. Michael Gutter will present this 120-minute session as part of the 2014 Military Families Learning Network's Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event. 2 CEUs will be...

Mental Health & Financial Management

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

This webinar will focus on mental illness and its impact on financial management. Dr. Lois Vitt will present this 120-minute session on behalf of the 2014 Military Families Learning Network's Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event. 30 minutes will be reserved at the end of...

20 Steps to 7 Figures

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This webinar will provide a solid path to wealth accumulation by presenting 20 research-based wealth accumulation factors and online financial planning resources.Dr. Barbara O'Neill will present this 90-minute webinar on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network. 1.5...

Military Home Buying and Selling

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

Dr. Barbara O'Neill and Air Force Personal Finance Manager Barbara Lang will present this 90-minute webinar on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network. Spring has sprung (finally) across the U.S., which means many people will be buying and selling homes while the...

Common Consumer Frauds & How to Avoid Them

Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

Dr. Barbara O'Neill of Rutgers University and Carol Kando-Pineda of the Federal Trade Commission will present this session on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network. Several groups of Americans are particularly susceptible to fraudulent practices including older...

Savings Strategies for Non-Savers

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This webinar will begin with a discussion of the importance of saving money, types of savings, reasons to save, and why people don’t save. It will also describe the process of financial goal-setting with SMART goals to determine how much periodic savings is needed to reach a...

Using Twitter, Games and Videos in Personal Finance

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

Unlike other MFLN Personal Finance webinars that discuss subject matter content (e.g., credit, investing, and life insurance), this webinar will describe three interactive technology-based outreach methods to deliver financial information to military families: Twitter,...

Secrets of Smart Car Buying

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Elaine Courtney, Michael Gutter

Dr. Michael Gutter and Elaine Courtney will present Secrets of Smart Car Buying, focusing on issues with financing, making a smart purchase and information on the lending process in this 90-minute presentation on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network. Supporting...

Life Insurance: What PFMP Staff and Military Families Need to Know

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Dr. Barbara O'Neill

Given the hazards of military service, especially deployment to a combat zone, life insurance is an important financial risk reduction tool for many military families. Yet, studies have found that life insurance is not well understood by consumers in general. Many people do...

How Are You Doing? A Financial Check-Up

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Dr. Barbara O'Neill

Just in time to develop some 2014 New Year's resolutions, this webinar will discuss twenty ways that people can assess their financial progress and identify areas of their financial life that need improvement. Topics covered include financial quizzes, financial goal-setting,...

Behavioral Economics

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT

Dr. Lois Vitt will present this 90 minute session on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network. The web conference, “Ferryboat Captains and the Case for Behavioral Strategies in Teaching Financial Decision-Making,” will give conference participants tools that can help...

Estate Planning for Military Families - Part 2

Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Martie Gillen

Attorney Mary Benzinger with the Pentagon Army and Air Force Legal Assistance Office will present this detailed session on the nuances of estate planning for military families. This is part 2 in a 2 part session. View Part 1 here: https://learn.extension.org/events/1141 The...

Living on the Financial Edge

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

For the past five years, Americans have experienced a “perfect storm” of slow economic growth, wage and benefit losses, a sluggish housing market, and high unemployment rates. Tough economic times can result in individuals and families living on the financial edge. Topics...

Credit Basics & Debt Repayment Strategies

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Michael Gutter, Barbara O'Neill

Dr. Michael Gutter and Dr. Barbara O'Neill will discuss debt basics and advanced strategies on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network in this 90 minute session. This presentation will provide a comprehensive overview of topics related to credit and debt management....