Throughout 2021, the Department of Financial Institutions will partner with the Investor Protection Trust, Detroit Public Television and PBS Books on a “When I’m 65” series called “Boomers to Zoomers: Building a Secure Path Toward Retirement.” This series of virtual events will livestream on the Public Protection Cabinet’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/kypublicprotection. One 60-minute event will livestream on the fourth Friday of each month at 1:00 pm ET.
The series provides the quality, objective investor and financial information needed by all Americans to make wise and safe investment decisions at every age and every stage of life. The events are interactive and feature timely topics, financial experts, motivational stories and practical information viewers can use immediately to prepare for long-term financial security.
Boomers to Zoomers is part of When I’m 65, a program of the Investor Protection Trust in partnership with Detroit Public Television. When I’m 65 takes a generational look at retirement and focuses on the actions people should take at every age to prepare for a secure retirement.
- June 25, 2021, 1 pm ET – Harness Your Inner Hummingbird: The Steps to Take to Build a Nest Egg That Will Serve You Through Your Retirement Years
- July 23, 2021, 1 pm ET – Financial Freedom
- Aug. 27, 2021, 1 pm ET –Investing When You're Just Starting Out
- Sept. 24, 2021, 1 pm ET
- Oct. 22, 2021, 1 pm ET
- Nov. 2021
- Dec. 2021
- May 28, 2021, 1 pm ET – Retirement Readiness for Military Families
families, whether active duty or retired, have access to a lot of great
benefits that can help them prepare for a secure retirement. But they
also face unique financial challenges, like deployment, that can make
reaching their goals more difficult. "Retirement Readiness for Military
Families" features qualified experts who discuss many of the
benefits available to active duty and retired military families as well
as strategies for overcoming obstacles and saving and investing for a
- April 23, 2021, 1 pm ET – Investing: What’s New and What’s Not
have been on a roller coaster ride in the last 12 months. The only
prediction sure to come true is that we can expect the unexpected. We
will discuss what tools and trends Millennials and the Gen Z “Zoomers”
are popularizing that might be worth adding to your portfolio. Plus, the
tried and true principles that will help traditional investors get
across the retirement finish line.
- March 23, 2021 – The Covid Effect: Restoring Financial Wellness
We discuss the ongoing impact of relief funding, and how to spend the latest round of checks to help bridge the gaps in your current investments or create a stronger security net. Plus, what options will help you build a secure baseline savings in the event of any other future disruptions to personal income or the economy?
- 2017 – When I’m 65 with David Brancaccio
Explore how our financial and lifestyle choices today will affect our quality of life in retirement. Using case studies, engaging animations, and lively expert interviews, "When I"m 65" looks at how aspirations and financial planning for retirement have changed.