Black Hills State University will host the first annual Investments & Benefits Fair Wednesday, April 1 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Jacket Legacy Room of the David B. Miller Yellow Jacket Student Union. The fair is open to all BHSU students, employees, and spouses.

The fair, sponsored by the BHSU Human Resources Department, will include guest speakers Sheng Yang, BHSU associate professor of business; Patrick Steffensen, South Dakota Retirement System (SDRS) representative; and financial advisor Harvey Krautschun. Yang will present on personal investing at 10 a.m., followed by Steffensen at 11 a.m. who will give a general presentation on the SDRS. Krautschun will discuss estate and retirement planning at 1 p.m.

SDRS representatives will also be available for individual appointments from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Investments & Benefits Fair. If you are considering retiring within the next five years it is recommend scheduling an appointment to meet with SDRS regarding your retirement benefits. Call the BHSU Human Resources office at 642-6549 to schedule an appointment.