School of Financial Wellness

The School of Financial Wellness, presented by Meld University, conducts classes and publishes articles to help you become financially organized, so you can plan for your retirement and savings goals.

Mentally preparing for retirement
Mentally Preparing for Retirement

School of Financial Wellness

When planning for retirement you often think of the necessary financial resources. On the other hand, few have considered the mental challenges.

Retirement Planning Pitfalls
Retirement Planning Pitfalls

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We’ve identified the 4 biggest mistakes people make when planning for retirement. Take 2 minutes to make sure you’re avoiding these retirement planning pitfalls.

Calculating medical costs in retirement can be difficult
How Much Will You Spend on Medical Expenses in Retirement?

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Out of pocket medical expenses in retirement have been estimated by the EBRI to be in excess of $350,000 for many couples, a shocking figure for most.

How much money do I need to retire?
Common Retirement Planning Questions

School of Financial Wellness

The amount of money you need to retire depends on many factors. In this article we focus on those factors that can impact your retirement plan the most.

A checklist of qualities to look for in a good financial advisor
The 5 Most Important Qualities to Seek in a Financial Planner

School of Financial Wellness

Looking for a good financial planner? We’ve compiled a list of the top qualities to look for as you search for the right advisor for you.

Wealth managers are key to your investment strategy.
5 Characteristics of a Quality Wealth Manager

School of Financial Wellness

Looking for a good wealth manager? We pulled together our list of the 5 most important qualities to look for as you start your search.

A guide to maintaining your financial health
Your 2-minute guide to a full financial checkup

School of Financial Wellness

Maintaining good financial health requires regular checkups to take stock of everything from retirement savings to the status of your emergency fund.

What you get with a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™
Why the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Designation Matters

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Not all financial planners are created equal. That’s why it’s important to understand what a CFP® brings to the table, and why it matters to you.

Managing your finances like the wealthy
10 Ways to Manage Your Finances Like the Wealthy

School of Financial Wellness

If you ask 100 wealthy people how they attained their fortune, you are likely to hear 100 different answers. But one point on which many of them will agree is that it’s much harder to get wealthy than it is to stay wealthy.