America Saves Week - February 23-28, 2015
Wrap Up Your Finanical Well-Being!
Make 2015 the year you set savings goals to reduce debt, save for a short or long-term goal (including retirement), and to build wealth! See America Saves Week to learn more.
To celebrate America Saves Week at Mason, consider making a pledge. Once you do, please email us at email@example.com and we'll enter you into a drawing for a Mason fleece scarf. The America Saves folks have a contest too! Submit a photo of youself at I'm Saving For... with your savings goal using hashtag #imsavingfor and you will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win $500 (conditions apply; please read the official rules for details).
Please also check out the Financial Well-Being Seminar Series - bringing financial education sessions on-campus and on-line. See Financial Well-Being for topics, dates, times, and locations. On-line sessions available anytime.
Find Your Best Life/Work Connections at Mason!
Posted February 11 2015
Adjunct Faculty Forum
Posted February 10 2015
Tax Season is Underway
Posted February 5 2015
Summer Camp Resources
Posted November 10 2014
Financial Well-Being Resources
There are in-person sessions, as well as online sessions. Join us live or watch a session at your convenience, when and where it works for you. In person sessions will be videoconferenced to Arlington and Prince William. In addition to sessions and webinars, there are also a host of tools on the site. We’re hoping you will think of the site as a gateway to rounding out your personal financial knowledge. There are more classes in the works, so please check back. To register for these classes, please visit http://hr.gmu.edu/learning/hr.php.
Don’t forget to line up your individual session with representatives from TIAA-CREF, Fidelity or ICMA-RC. They are all on campus throughout the year. For dates and times, and to schedule an appointment visit Individual Counseling Sessions.
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Faculty/Staff Book Scholarship
Mason offers a competitive faculty/staff book scholarship each year. For details, please visit the book scholarship FAQ.
Keep Walking Even During Inclement Weather Using Mason Walk In'
Don't let inclement weather or rain keep you from taking a walk! Wellness by Mason has mapped out indoor trails in many buildings on all three campuses. Find the one nearest you at Mason Walk In'
Keep More of What You Earn
Check out the discounts and opportunities at Mason. Secure access at myMasonHR. Use your email user name and password to log-in. Select "myDiscounts".
Flexible Work is Always in Season!
Test drive a flexible work option. Each agreement comes with a 90 day trial period. See if it's right for you and your department. Details at Mason Flexes.
Be prepared for your loved one's aging and your own. See Life Planning for details.
See how your Mason benefits package can help you stay well. Details under "Preventive Screenings". Wellness events and information abound at Wellness by Mason, an interdepartmental effort to promote a healthy Mason!
Show your Mason spirit. Wear your Mason gear every Friday!
Sittercity's Corporate Program is now known as Bright Horizons Care Advantage. Faculty, staff, and graduate students have a complimentary subscription to Sittercity's comprehensive database of in-home caregivers for child care, pet care, home care and tutoring plus Years Ahead, a senior care resource that can assist you in developing a plan to care for an aging loved one.
To learn more and to register for free access, please visit myMasonHR.
Important note: Mason does not own, sponsor, or endorse Bright Horizons Care Advantage. It is your responsibility to carefully screen and check the references of any caregivers, including those who are listed on Bright Horizons Care Advantage, before you retain their services.
Duffy is sporting Mason colors
thanks to UHall Needleworks'
(Photo of Duffy courtesy of Megan Kirk)
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