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2018 Mar 27

Kick$tart Your Finances: Spring Into Savings - Saving for a Home

12:00pm to 12:45pm


Room 406, 4th Floor, 114 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge

How much do you really need to save for a home? Down payment, moving costs, insurance, closing costs, and more. Hear savings recommendations, including tips from recent home buyers. An HUECU Mortgage Loan Originator will be available for questions.

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2018 Mar 31

2017 Healthcare Reimbursement Program Deadline

(All day)

This program provides financial assistance for faculty and nonunion staff who earn up to $110,000 annually, and are faced with high medical costs.  Reimbursement is for in-network, out-of-pocket expenses above specific thresholds. Employees must be enrolled in a Harvard sponsored HMO, POS, or PPO plan. You may apply for reimbursement by completing the Reimbursement Program form and submitting supporting documentation and receipts. Learn more... Read more about 2017 Healthcare Reimbursement Program Deadline
2018 Mar 15

Deadline for spending 2017 FSA funds

(All day)

If you have a Health Care and/or Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account for 2017, all funds must be spent by March 15, 2018. Any unused funds will be forfeited. The deadline to submit 2017 FSA claims to Benefits Strategies is March 31, 2018.

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2017 Nov 29

Retirement Income Seminar with Vanguard

9:30am to 4:00pm


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Vanguard will show you how to use your retirement savings to create a sustainable income stream that will last as long as your retirement does. 3 different times and locations - sessions last one hour!

9:30AM FAS -Lamont Library Forum Room – Cambridge

12:00PM – HBS – Cumnock Hall- Room 102 - Boston

3:00PM - 114 Mt. Auburn Street – Room 406 - Cambridge

No sign up required.  

2017 Nov 14

The Next Chapter: Transitioning to Retirement

9:00am to 11:00am


Longwood Medical Area, Dental Research Educational Building

You may be financially ready to retire but have you thought about what you will do with the next chapter of your life and how to make the most of the opportunities available to you?

The Harvard Benefits Office is piloting a new 2 hour workshop that will help you plan for a successful transition to retirement. Using simple pre-work questionnaires and in-class interactive exercises, we will explore the "six stages of transitioning to retirement" and what retirement means to you. The workshop...

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2017 Dec 07

Vanguard Webinar - Timeline to Retirement




Timeline to retirement - This webinar is intended for participants 3 to 10 years from retirement and will review the key benefits and decision points from ages 62 to 70. The webinar focuses on two federal entitlement programs, Social Security and Medicare, as well as major milestones associated with employer-sponsored retirement plans that can help participants avoid significant tax penalties on withdrawals. 

Sponsored by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement plan companies, and open to all Harvard faculty and staff.

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