Finances & Retirement Planning
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Wall Street Secrets: Invest Wisely
It is time to take charge of your money! Explore investing with or without financial planners. Gain confidence to invest on your own or be able to interview financial planners.
CE-FIN 2006, 1 Tues., Feb. 8, 7:00-9:00 pm, $26 (+ $20 optional materials fee, payable to instructor). R Nathan. #21579
Get Great Real Estate Deals
Learn to buy or sell your home, foreclosure property, land, condo, or vacation home, and how to buy investment properties. Also, discover working with and without realtors, obtaining financing, buying for no money down, renting with options, short sales, and foreclosures.
CE-FIN 2000, 1 Wed., Feb. 10, 7:00-9:00 pm, $37 (+ $20 optional materials fee, payable to instructor). R Nathan. #21580
Building and Maintaining Good Credit
Having trouble with credit? Learn the pros and cons of using credit, how to obtain credit and build a good credit reputation. Learn about FICO credit scores, how to fix errors on your credit report, effects of divorce on credit and ways to get out of excessive debt, as well as how to protect yourself from identity theft. An overview of credit application and credit report will be provided.
CE-FIN 2076, 2 Wed., Mar. 3 & 10, 6:30-8:30 pm, $52. A Ribeiro. #21403
Cutting Costs in Difficult Times
Learn how to save thousands of dollars by investing on your own with no-load mutual funds; the benefits of credit unions; buying used cars; saving when buying a new car, home or life insurance; and how to cut your school and county taxes. Hundreds of money saving websites will be shared.
CE-FIN 2002, 1 Thurs., Feb. 11, 7:00-9:00 pm, $26. (+ $20 optional materials fee, payable to instructor). B Nathan. #21582
Home Ownership: Is It Better to Buy or Rent?
Are you considering buying your own home but undecided whether renting is better? Discover the pros and cons of both buying and renting. Learn to identify the costs of buying a home, the steps needed when buying and what to know about financing. Learn to think and act strategically before making the decision to buy.
CE-REAL 2072, 2 Wed., Feb. 3 & 10, 6:00-8:00 pm, $52. A Ribeiro. #21404
PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE
Retirement and Estate Planning
Gain an understanding of the new estate and income tax laws. What are the benefits of a revocable trust and are trusts better than wills? Learn ways to protect assets and postpone tax filing. Our discussion will focus on estate planning and the responsibilities of the executor.
CE-FIN 2078, 3 Tues., Mar. 16-30, 7:00-9:00 pm, KNC-4, $78. K Stuart. #21639
Maximizing Your Social Security
With historic changes in Social Security signed into law, prepare for your retirement and learn how to get the most out of your social security benefits. Learn to manage longevity risk and strategies to maximize the amount of money you receive throughout retirement. Among the topics included are spousal benefits, the impact of divorce, death, delaying benefits, early retirement, and taxation. Receive Myths and Facts about Social Security and Social Security: What Should You Do at Age 62.
CE-FIN 2036, 1 Tues., Jan. 19, 6:30-8:30 pm, $42. J Brenkovich. #21351
Financial Freedom Forecast
What can you do to forecast your financial future? Take control of your finances, become a smarter investor, educate yourself and increase your knowledge and skills in promoting financial fitness for you and your family. Gain confidence as you learn about budgeting; responsible saving; tracking your finances; saving for long term items; assets and liabilities; debt management; and investing in stocks and bonds.
CE-FIN 2025, 1 Sat., Jan. 23, 10:00 am-12:00 noon, KNC-3, $21. L Nicholas. #2144