Creating Peace of Mind During a Turbulent Market

As the market continues to experience challenges surrounding COVID-19, we understand that many may have concerns about the state of their finances and retirement plans.  The UNC System retirement carriers (Fidelity and TIAA), as well as our independent financial advising group (CAPTRUST), have been actively working to create relevant information to assist you with creating peace of mind during turbulent market times.

Individuals are also encouraged to reach out with any questions regarding market volatility and its impact on your retirement and/or general finances via the advisory services centers. See provided links below to various articles and webinars, as well as the contact information to the advisory services centers.


Staying the Course For Retirement

Investors React to Spreading Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Trading an uncertain market

Coronavirus and the power of mindful investing

7 Principles for Investing in Volatile Markets


CAPTRUST: Coping with Market Volatility

TIAA: Market Volatility  (Upon log in, there will be a pop up box with the global outlook webinar with a “Register” button) with Brian Nick, Nuveen Chief Investment Strategist on March 25, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. (ET) where he will share his global outlook perspective on the recent market volatility. Brian will cover what’s driving current volatility, some strategies to help people deal with the current market swings, as well as what this could mean for everyone.

FIDELITY: Market Update: The latest developments and having confidence in your plan


NC State Campus Financial Advisors 

Meet (virtually until further notice) with representatives from our retirement plan vendors for financial and retirement-related advice. These certified financial advisers meet with employees at no cost or obligation to the employee and provide expert advice and resources to NC State Staff and Faculty.

Individual Advisory Service
TIAA 866-842-3519
Fidelity 800-343-3548