Work, sleep deprivation, family, and over-scheduling all contribute to the rising incidence of stress in today’s world. But, studies show money tops that list for many people. Debt, financial obligations, reaching future goals, overspending, and retirement can pile on your stress.
On Tuesday, August 16th, IAW Orland Park will host Brenda Tucker-Jeffries, who will share tips to help you be truthful with yourself about your financial situation, help you understand how you can prepare emotionally and mentally for retirement, and how you can build a plan that works for you based on where you are today.
- 6:00 pm CT | Introductions
- 6:10 pm CT | Tips & Round Table Discussion
- 6:40 pm CT | Share Your Ask
Meet Our Guest Host | Brenda Tucker-Jeffries
Brenda Tucker-Jeffries is a Speaker, Author of Mother of the Bride Stuff Happens, Collaborating Author of The Power Within, a Wedding Strategist, Relationship Coach, Over 50’s Model with Polk Entertainment Enterprise Inc., and Entrepreneur. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Chicago State University and a Master of Organizational Leadership degree from Olivet Nazarene University.
In 2010, after 38 years of public service in the U. S. Federal Government, she retired early from her last position as a Public Health Analyst. She is Vice President of the Chicago Midwest Chapter of Blacks in Government (BIG) and previously served as Vice President of the Combined Chapter of the Speakers Publishers and Authors Association (SPAA). Brenda became a real estate investor in 1986. Brenda was one of several keynote speakers in 2018 at The Authority Makers Bootcamp in Las Vegas, Nevada; in 2019 at the Power of WE Symposium in Atlanta, Georgia and in 2021 at Teach the Teacher in Nigeria. In 2021 she became a graduate of SuccessFest21 and the Master Storyteller Academy.
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