5 things you need to know this week

A weekly series designed to highlight events, benefits, perks, and items of interest for University of Miami faculty and staff.

Learn how to journal for mental health. 
Tuesday, May 23, at noon and 4 p.m.
The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program invites ’Canes to reflect on their experiences, relationships, and key strengths and values. This webinar will explore the benefits of journaling in developing awareness and clarity in one’s life. Participants will learn how to work through difficult emotions and how to build an understanding to express them aloud. Employees enrolled in the Well ’Canes Incentives program may be eligible to earn points by attending this session.
Tuesday, May 23, at noon. Register.
Tuesday, May 23, at 4 p.m. Register

Learn how to save for your future.
Thursday, May 25, at 2 p.m.
Part of Fidelity’s financial education series, “Get Started and Save for the Future You” is a webinar presented by Jeremy Young, Fidelity panelist. Participants will learn the benefits of the University’s workplace savings plan, how to enroll, and small steps you can take to save more. Attend the webinar.

Be financially prepared for an emergency.
Friday, May 26, at 9 a.m.
“Create a Budget and Build Emergency Savings” is part of Fidelity’s financial education series. Participants will learn how to create and use a budget and emergency savings plan during this online workshop. Sign up now.

Improve your credit score and eliminate debt.
Friday, May 26, at 2 p.m.
Fidelity’s financial education series invites ’Canes to learn strategies to manage debt and improve their credit score. “Tackle Debt and Understand Your Credit Score” is a webinar presented by Fidelity panelist Jacob Rather. Register to attend.

Attend a tuition remission information session.
Multiple dates in June.
As part of your ’Canes Total Rewards package, eligible faculty and staff members and their dependents can receive tuition remission at the University for undergraduate and many graduate degree programs. Learn more at an upcoming information session hosted by the HR-Total Rewards team. Learn more about tuition remission at miami.edu/tuitionremission. For questions contact your pay and benefits team at miami.edu/benefits/ask or 305-284-3004.

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