Great Rivers United Way offers virtual events to talk retirement

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — Area residents who are in or approaching retirement are invited to attend two upcoming virtual events hosted by Great Rivers United Way.

The first event – “Trusts & Estate Planning: What you need to know” – will take place Tuesday, October 27, from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. Financial Planner Mike Klauke, CLU, ChFC, and Attorney Emily Loe, who specializes in elder law, will present on the topics of trusts, probate, and estate planning.

The second event – “Retirement: Are you ready?” – is Monday, November 2, from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. It will focus on the financial and emotional changes that accompany retirement, and three local retirees, including a retired financial planner, will share their insights and experiences.

Both events are free of charge and will take place on Zoom. Event link(s) may be requested from Julie Nelson at Additional information may be found on Great Rivers United Way’s Facebook page and at