July 2022

Financial Wellness Resources from the Department of Human Resource Management (DHRM)

Highlights from the Department of Human Resource Management (DHRM):

Check out this month’s financial wellness newsletter and the items below to obtain the details of the financial education offerings and resources. 

VRS. Whether you’re paying down debt or saving for a future goal, financial stress can either motivate you to make positive changes, or it can affect your well-being. In just 25 minutes, the Managing Financial Stress course in myVRS Financial Wellness will explain financial stress and generate a personalized action plan that offers tips and analysis. See the full suite of interactive courses when you log in to your myVRS account and select Financial Wellness. 

Employee Discounts. Have you visited the state employee discounts page? Find information here on discounts you receive as a state employee! Be sure to check back often for updates. State Employee Discounts 

Employee Assistance Program. All health plans offered to state employees and their dependents have employee assistance programs (EAPs). Included are up to four sessions at no charge for such services as mental health, alcohol or drug abuse assessment, child or elder care, grief counseling, and legal or financial services. Learn more 

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. State employees may be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. The PSLF Program forgives the remaining balance on your Direct Loans after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments under a qualifying repayment plan while working full-time for a qualifying employer. Learn more