Wilton Senior Center offers financial seminars for women

The Wilton Senior Center will present a series of free, one-hour workshops on finances for women by women. The program — Conversations With Women: A Financial Seminar Series on Starting the Conversation About Estate and Financial Planning — begins Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 1, in the senior center lounge. Call 203-834-6240 to register.

First up is Money Talks: So why doesn't anyone talk about money?

The group will play an interactive game, "Money Habitudes," which helps participants uncover their personal relationship with money as well as their financial tendencies, discovering how personal strengths and weaknesses determine financial choices.

Investing 101: Saving With Sense meets Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 1, with Laurie Stefanowicz and Jenn Bond Huisking of Catamount Wealth Management.

They will discuss the differences in many investment vehicles, their advantages and disadvantages; how to research a stock or fund; key strategies to achieve both growth and income in a portfolio.

What's the State of Your Estate? A Woman's Guide to Estate Planning will take place Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 1.

Women tend to live longer than men and make many financial decisions. This seminar looks at why it is important to prepare an estate plan that makes arrangements for the future and protects loved ones.