Financial Planning and Your Retirement
- demystifying the financial planning process.
- performing a financial wellness checkup.
- understanding your finances and taxes.
- exploring sources of retirement income.
- gaining knowledge on the amount of money you need to retire comfortably.
The workshop is three hours.
The workshop is designed for anyone who wants to learn about financial planning and retirement, regardless of your stage of life. The earlier you begin planning and saving for retirement, the more prepared you will be to live out a comfortable and secure future.
We offer the workshop through online video. Once you have registered, you will receive an email confirmation from Manitoba Blue Cross with a Zoom link within two business days. If you do not receive an email within two business days, please check your spam folder or call Manitoba Blue Cross at 204.786.8880 or toll free at 1.800.590.5553. For the Deaf, hard-of-hearing and speech-impaired community, we can receive VRS calls.
The workshop is offered at no cost to you as part of your wellness plan.
The workshop is included at no additional cost for those with wellness plan benefits from Manitoba Blue Cross.
You only need to come prepared with any questions you may have.
You are welcome to attend the workshop as many times as you wish. However, the host will not share new content or introduce new topics each time.
About the host
Mark Binder, CPA (he/him)
Mark holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Manitoba and a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours from the Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba. He has received his Chartered Professional Accountant designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba (now called the Chartered Professional Accountants of Manitoba) and holds a Certificate in Adult Education from Red River College.
He enjoys running, cooking healthy meals and discussing theatre and television with his daughter in his spare time.