College is the perfect time for young adults to start thinking about saving even just a little for retirement. Participants will walk away understanding why they should start saving now, how the different investment accounts work and how to set investment goals for the future. Investing in Your Future covers hot topics, like:

  • Explaining the importance of establishing a retirement plan at an early age
  • Identifying various retirement vehicles, such as 401(k), 403(b) and IRAs, as well as the benefits of each
  • Explaining the basic characteristics of stocks, bonds and mutual funds, and how diversification can offset risk when establishing an investment portfolio