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UD New Castle County Cooperative Extension continues webinar series

Delaware News Desk
The University of Delaware New Castle County Cooperative Extension continues its free webinars this week.

The University of Delaware New Castle County Cooperative Extension continues its free webinars this week. 

In “Becoming Retirement Ready Part 1,” set for noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 13, participants will review a strategy to determine how much retirement savings they will need and explore this as it relates to potential income streams including social security, pensions and retirement savings. To register, visit bit.ly/311k8YT. 

During “GEM: Get Experience in Mindfulness,” participants will go over what mindfulness is and how to relate it to their lives, and learn basic techniques and skills related to mindfulness. To register, visit bit.ly/3708hOK. 

Learn about the Delaware ABLE Plan from noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 15 in “Security for the Future.” The state of Delaware offers a low-cost 529(a) savings plan, the Delaware ABLE Plan, that allows individuals with disabilities and their families to save for a broad range of expenses on a tax-advantaged basis without jeopardizing their benefits from supplemental security income, Medicaid and other federal programs. It is also a long-term tool for financial planning for a segment of persons with disabilities — those who acquire their disability prior to age 26. To register, visit bit.ly/3nMGRSu.