Retirement Planning and Financial Well-Being Resources

No matter where you are on your career journey, Georgetown University offers a resource to support your financial well-being. Take advantage of complimentary financial consultations or join an upcoming financial wellness webinar.

Retirement Planning

The Office of Faculty and Staff Benefits is pleased to offer you the opportunity to meet with financial consultants from TIAA, Fidelity  and Vanguard. Representatives from these highly respected financial companies will be available to meet with you virtually to answer your financial questions. Please note that you must make your reservations directly with the individual investment companies.

These financial consultants can help you…..

  • Create savings strategies for major financial milestones (i.e., buying a home, sending kids to college)
  • Develop a retirement strategy and understand investment choices available to you
  • Understand the importance of protecting your assets against inflation
  • Review your current investment allocation

All 1-1 appointments are now via phone or virtual, and are scheduled either by calling 800-732-8353 (Monday – Friday, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm ET) or going online to www.tiaa.org/schedulenow (new window). View TIAA’s Virtual Counseling flyer (new window) for more information about your team of financial consultants and how to connect.

You can schedule a teleconference with a Vanguard representative to help accommodate your schedule (Se habla español). To make an appointment please visit the Vanguard reservation website

Confidential consultations are a complimentary service provided to you as an employee of Georgetown University and your Fidelity Retirement Planners continue to be available over the phone and are here to help during these times of volatility.

Schedule your appointment to discuss your current financial concerns at GetGuidance.fidelity.com (new window), text “ASK” to 343898, or call 1-800-642-7131. 

Financial Well-Being

As a Georgetown University faculty or staff member, you have access to many complimentary and discounted resources to support your financial fitness.

We have arranged for our financial education partner, The Tide Creek Financial Group, to provide individual financial coaching sessions.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to get financially organized!  If you feel that you don’t have a good sense of your financial direction, want an impartial third-party opinion on your current strategies or simply have some questions you’d like answered, a financial coaching session may be right for you.  Topics addressed include but aren’t limited to:

  • Cash flow
  • Risk management and insurance
  • Investment planning and retirement savings
  • College and major goal funding
  • Estate and beneficiary planning
  • General financial FAQs

45-minute sessions are available on a first come, first serve basis.  Virtual and telephone meeting are available. 

Sessions can be scheduled by emailing info@tidecreek-fg.com and including Georgetown Financial Coaching in the subject line or by calling (443) 492-6563.

PNC is the official banking partner of Georgetown University. As an employee, you are eligible for a number of workplace banking benefits. Each month, PNC provides a brief orientation to their workplace banking program. You can view the schedule and sign up here.

Join PNC for their monthly financial wellness series. Offered on the third Wednesday and Thursday of each month. Check it out here.