Financial Wellness Webinar: Social Security & Your Retirement


Date: 4/19/2022

Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM



This seminar, presented by Sean Deasy, VALIC Senior Financial Advisor, will discuss the role of Social Security in retirement planning and the effect of the Windfall Elimination and Government Offset Provision as it relates to OPERS/STRS. The seminar will cover the costs associated with retirement and will help attendees calculate the amount of income they will need and how social security fits in to their overall retirement income plan.


There will be a half-hour question and answer period following the one hour presentation.




For questions regarding this event, contact Employee Wellness at or 330-672-0392.


This program is open to all full and part-time employees. For full-time, benefits-eligible employees participating in the Wellness Your Way program, this session will be worth 10 points towards your Tier 2 total. Participants have the opportunity to earn up to 40 points total in the Financial Wellness category.


Kent State University is committed to making its work environment, programs and activities accessible to those individuals with disabilities. For employee, faculty and staff accessibility needs contact the Office of Compliance, Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, at 330-672-2038 or aa For student accessibility needs contact the office of Student Accessibility Services, at 330-672-3391 or