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Financial Speakers Series

Thank you to all who joined us for our Financial Speakers series this past spring.  We are proud to feature our talented and dedicated alumni who are assisting the Ramapo community with financial questions and issues.  All of our presentations are available for viewing below.  Please watch and enjoy.  We will be announcing our fall line up in the near future so please stay tuned.

“Protect Your Identity” – Hosted by Jackir Ahmed ’10 – Vice President and Branch Manager at TD Bank.

In this interactive 30 minute presentation, Jackir discussed Identity Protection including strategies to avoid common methods of identity theft and scams as well as plans for monitoring, protecting and managing your financial identity and he took questions from the audience.

“Your Financial IQ and What to Do” –  Hosted by Alexia Lewis ’19 and Elena Payton ’13 – Financial Services Professionals at Mass Mutual New Jersey-NYC. 

In this interactive presentation, Elena and Alexia discussed setting your financial goals and determining your Financial IQ.  They covered the process of achieving financial well-being by setting goals for your income, savings, retirement and debt reduction and took questions from the audience.

“It’s Tax Season…Let Us Help You” presented by Steven Budryk ’18. M.S. ’19 – Accountant at Traphagen CPAs & Wealth Advisors. 

In this interactive presentation, Steven discusses recent tax law changes, tips, as well as planning opportunities on both an individual and business level. He also discussed Paycheck Protection Program loans, individual stimulus payments, future law proposals and took questions from the audience.


Our fall lineup will be announced soon!

For more information or questions about the program please contact Peter Rice at or by phone at (201) 684-7144.