Ohio Farm Bureau Financial Essentials

Do you worry about money? Do you have a plan for retirement? Is the next generation going to be able to take on the farm? Are you protecting your family and business from unnecessary financial risk? No matter how successful your business is or what stage of life you’re in, no one is immune to financial stress.

Ohio Farm Bureau Financial Essentials aims to alleviate that worry through a series of workshops and online resources developed to help answer those important questions. In collaboration with Nationwide, Farm Credit Mid America, Wright & Moore and others, these resources can help guide your path to financial security for your family, farm and business.

Essentials for Retirement

LimaAug. 8, 2018 at 6 p.m.
PauldingAug. 15, 2018 at 6 p.m.
StrongsvilleAug. 16, 2018 at 6 p.m.
GibsonburgSept. 5, 2018 at 6 p.m.
Free for members!


Essentials in Financial Risk Management

MiddlefieldSept. 6, 2018 at 6 p.m.
WarsawSept. 12, 2018 at 6 p.m.
HartvilleSept. 17, 2018 at 6 p.m.
Free for members!


Essentials of Farm Transition Planning

South BloomfieldAug. 6, 2018 at 8 a.m.
SomersetAug. 21, 2018 at 8 a.m.
Plain CityAug. 23, 2018 at 8 a.m.
Free for members!

Workshop Partners

Additional Essentials for Financial Security

Essentials for Retirement
Long Term Care, Medicare and Social Security Planning

LimaAug. 8, 2018 at 6 p.m.
PauldingAug. 15, 2018 at 6 p.m.
StrongsvilleAug. 16, 2018 at 6 p.m.
GibsonburgSept. 5, 2018 at 6 p.m.

Are you financially ready to retire? Is an investment in long-term care insurance right for you? How does social security and medicare fit into your plans? If you are unsure of the answers to these questions or just want to learn about ensuring your well being in retirement, attend one of these workshops. Developed for individuals 40 years and up, this short session can help direct you to your best path.

In this session, you will learn:

  • How financial needs change during retirement
  • How the social security program and health care costs impact you in retirement
  • What long-term care is and the stresses it can create in retirement
  • How to leverage an advisor’s experience for comfort in retirement
  • How to be better prepared for this next step in life
Free for members!
$10 for nonmembers
Register

Essentials in Financial Risk Management

MiddlefieldSept. 6, 2018 at 6 p.m.
WarsawSept. 12, 2018 at 6 p.m.
HartvilleSept. 17, 2018 at 6 p.m.

Are you launching your own farming operation? Have you been part of an operation but are just now getting your feet wet in the financial side of the business? Does navigating the world of finance, business planning and insurance seem daunting? If you answered yes, or just want to learn more and ensure your business is protected from unnecessary financial risk, attend one of these workshops. Developed for beginning, new or evolving operations (seed, fertilizer, vertically integrated), this short session can help point you in the right direction.

In this session, you will:

  • Build a better understanding of risks
  • Learn strategies and solutions to mitigate risks
  • Gain a basic understanding of insurance options available to protect your operation
  • Learn to identify opportunities that can help grow your operation
  • Better prepare to manage your business for the future
Free for members!
$10 for nonmembers
Register

Essentials of Farm Transition Planning

South BloomfieldAug. 6, 2018 at 8 a.m.
SomersetAug. 21, 2018 at 8 a.m.
Plain CityAug. 23, 2018 at 8 a.m.

If you were unable to farm, for any reason, what would happen to your operation? Is each member in your farm family in agreement about how to proceed? Don’t let your worries keep you from making the decisions and having the necessary conversations to ensure your goals for the farm are achieved. This short session is developed for farm families ready to build a seamless transition for the operation.

In this session, you will:

  • Gain the tools necessary to ensure your farm and family are ready for the transition
  • Build confidence to manage the interpersonal, emotional, legal and business aspects effectively
  • Learn how to work effectively with advisors, CPA’s and legal services
  • Gain a framework to achieve your farm and families transition goals
Free for members!
$10 for nonmembers
Register