Upcoming 2023 IRTA Educational Webinars

2023 IRTA Educational Webinar Series – 10:00 a.m. CST (Register Today)

February 8th (10:00 a.m.) All About Long Term Care
Explore the myths and realities of what is covered when it comes to Long Term Care. Does Medicare cover anything? What about my major medical plan? Are there any options? Do I even need it? Join us to find out all the answers as we break down what Long Term Care is and how it impacts generations of your family.  We’ll explore if your state benefits offer any type of Long Term Care coverage and what could happen if you have to quit work to take care of an ailing parent. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uYsomsLkRT-n-DTSvU812w

March 1st (10:00 a.m.) Perks of Membership – Spring Break Edition
Spring Break is just about here and now is a great time to get to know the discounts and benefits that come with your membership. Whether you plan on traveling or staying home and simply doing some spring shopping from the comfort of your computer, there are tons of discounts available to you as part of your membership with. Join us as we explore many of the most popular ones and help you maximize your membership. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_akxsSw8YRfOeCTfK-HJ5nQ

April 12th (10:00 a.m.) Getting to Know Your Dental and Vision Benefits
Oral hygiene is one key to your overall good health.  IRTA offers comprehensive dental and vision plans for members to replace coverage lost at retirement.  Join us to learn about the coverage, networks, and the rewards program that is like no other plan in America.  This is IRTA’s most popular member benefit – come find out why. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3TgijAtUQ-miqfpC1-9iLg

May 6th (Saturday at 10:00 a.m.) Pre-Retirement Seminar
Planning to retire – now or in the next 3 years?   Its better to know what to expect before you take the retirement leap.   Learn all about your retirement plan, what benefits you keep and what ones you lose, and find out how IRTA is working to ensure you have a rewarding retirement and keep your pension strong. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9PoxfOFXROKBbQcEOER3Fw

June 14th (10:00 a.m.) Protecting Your Nest Egg
You’ve worked hard all of your career and now you have a pension and a nest egg to protect. In this webinar, we’ll explore what a nest egg is, what the top 5 threats are to your retirement nest egg, and some possible solutions to keep you resting easy when it comes to your financial future. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_65nwrHNxSraj7XS5qw2alA

July 19th (10:00 a.m.) Emergency Transportation issues in Illinois
Unregulated ground and air ambulance services continue to cost Illinois residents millions of dollars each year for emergency transportation.  Insurance and Medicare pay only a portion of the cost.  What can you do to make sure an ambulance or helicopter ride doesn’t eat up your savings?  Join and find out! https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_w3SjruqjSLuQKUrB3hVGng

August 16th
 (10:00 a.m.) All About Long Term Care
Explore the myths and realities of what is covered when it comes to Long Term Care. Does Medicare cover anything? What about my major medical plan? Are there any options? Do I even need it? Join us to find out all the answers as we break down what Long Term Care is and how it impacts generations of your family.  We’ll explore if your state benefits offer any type of Long Term Care coverage and what could happen if you have to quit work to take care of an ailing parent. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_AxNK4ZvgT7us7jdNYI_Lng

September 20th (10:00 a.m.) Life 101
Life insurance is a subject that doesn’t get talked about much and for that reason it causes confusion.  How do I know what is too much or too little?  What is the difference of renting vs. owning life insurance?  We’ll explore the various types of life insurance and look at reasons one plan might be better than another.  https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_51dqPM6RQV2Qlgy_SMwEnQ

October 11th (10:00 a.m.) The True Cost of a Cancer Diagnosis
The physical toll of a cancer diagnosis is often met with an equally difficult emotional and financial toll.   Medicare and most insurance covers a significant portion of the treatment, but studies show that nearly 60% of the total cost of care after the initial treatment is not covered by any form of insurance.  Come find out why and what the possible solution is to avoid a significant financial impact to you and your family.  https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tM6eRB93TACCgHlMbx4Fng

November 8th (10:00 a.m.) The Basics of Medicare
How do I make sense of this Medicare Alphabet Soup? What does A&B have to do with F, D, H, G, and N? When do I sign up and what is covered? You might be surprised at what’s not covered with Medicare. Join us to get a good, basic overview of Medicare so that you can make the informed decisions whether you are already on Medicare or soon will be. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bh7tgTy7SIqUemewc5J9RQ

December 13th (10:00 a.m.) Holiday Discounts for IRTA Members
The Holidays are here and whether you’re shopping, dining out, or planning travel to a warm weather location, IRTA has a way for you to save money.  Join us for the latest discounts that are free as part of your IRTA membership. https://ambabenefits.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_k0UyjvCsSzO_qi-lr-47mg