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Financial Planning

Elder Law and Asset Protection  

Learn how to protect and preserve assets from the costs of long-term care. This course is not only for seniors, but family members of seniors who may be called upon to deal with these issues. You will learn about how to qualify for helpful governmental programs, leverage Medicaid to protect your own assets, and the steps you should be taking now before the crises hits. These concepts will be covered: long-term care insurance, the essential estate planning documents, and health insurance under the Health Care Reform Act. Course is co-instructed by an Elder Law Attorney and a Certified Financial Planner. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25470     Tuition: $45    Course Fee: $10    
Meeting Day(s): Sat.   4/26/2014 - 5/10/2014    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM  3 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 146    Instructor: K. Bress

Fundamentals of Investing  

How does your money grow? How does the market work? Would you like to learn about ways to generate more income, reduce taxes, or protect your assets from inflation? Learn the four most common mistakes that people make and ways to avoid them. Emphasis is on real-life examples of success with tax free bonds, stocks, and mutual funds. Recent changes in the tax law will be covered. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25769     Tuition: $45    Course Fee: $10    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   4/24/2014 - 5/8/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM  3 sessions
Location: Bel Air Hall, Rm. 242    Instructor: R. White

Health Care Reform  

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, will usher in sweeping changes in 2014. Learn the highlights of this vast new law and which parts will directly affect you, your family and your business. Get answers to: How will Obamacare affect me? my business? Will my health insurance change under Obamacare? Will I pay more? What if I'm on Medicare?
Course: 26176     Tuition: $29    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   5/14/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 163    Instructor: C. Wolpoff

Long-Term Care Insurance PLUS  

We have to mention Life, Health, and Disability Insurance along with LTC! Managing risk with an insurance company impacts you regardless of age. It's important to evaluate your coverage periodically to determine it meets your needs. Change is a part of life. Learn about the basics of insurance, as well as information on the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and Medicare Supplements. We're here to answer your insurance questions!
Course: 25562     Tuition: $25    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   3/4/2014    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  1 session
Location: Fallston Hall, Rm. 206    Instructor: M. Barnickel

Course: 35618     Tuition: $29    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   6/5/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 165    Instructor: M. Barnickel

Course: 35621     Tuition: $29    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   6/17/2014    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 165    Instructor: M. Barnickel

Managing Financial Risks  

Review risk management to include all types of insurance:life, long term care, home and auto... PS Jodi does not sell insurance! Review the top five common mistakes women make.
Course: 25776     Tuition: $29    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   5/15/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 165    Instructor: J. Davis

Medicare Planning  

Managing health care expenses in retirement is a class open to all who want to be savvy about Medicare. A health care crisis is looming in this country, and it is essential for baby boomers to understand what they need to do to prepare for it financially. We'll cover the basics of Medicare, review how Medicare works with private insurance, and discuss why you should plan for higher health care costs in retirement.
Course: 25472     Tuition: $29    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   4/2/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall    Instructor: C. Wolpoff

Retirement "Pearls of Wisdom"  

Featuring a panel of retired women who share their financial lessons learned, before and after retirement. They will grip your heart and open your eyes with their pearls of wisdom!
Course: 25775     Tuition: $29    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   4/16/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  1 session
Location: Bel Air Hall, Rm. 236    Instructor: J. Davis

Retirement Asset Management  

It's not just what you save for retirement, it's how you manage it in retirement. Learn the 13 mistakes to avoid when managing money during retirement. Learn to maximize your retirement income, minimize your tax burden, and ensure that your money is spent as you want. Class is instructed by a Certified Financial Planner specializing in retirement income planning. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25771     Tuition: $39    Course Fee: $10    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   5/20/2014 - 5/27/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM  2 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 146    Instructor: A. Albidress

Course: 35617     Tuition: $45    Course Fee: $12    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   8/5/2014 - 8/12/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM  2 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 146    Instructor: A. Albidress

Savvy Woman Series  

Ladies: Get fiscally fit with a financial overview in key areas of money management. Choose to attend the entire series or individual topics of interest. Join a community of women who want to get savvy and take control today!
Course: 25778     Tuition: $69    
Meeting Day(s): Wed., Thur.   3/19/2014 - 5/15/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  3 sessions
Location: TBA    Instructor: J. Davis
Classes on 3/19, 4/16, 5/15. Includes Social Security Strategies for Women, Retirement "Pearls of Wisdom," and Managing Financial Risks. 

Soc Sec Strat for Women  

Ladies: This class is for every woman facing the challenge of applying for Social Security benefits. There will be a thorough review of the Social Security program, how it favors women (married, divorced, or widowed), and we will discuss the top five mistakes women make when filing for benefits. If you are over the age of 50, this may be the class for you!
Course: 25473     Tuition: $29    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   3/19/2014    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  1 session
Location: Aberdeen Hall, Rm. 256    Instructor: J. Davis

Wills, Estates, and Trusts  

A little planning now may save your family a lot later! Learn the basics of what should be contained in your Last Will and Testament, what other legal documents are essential, and how trusts can play an important part in your estate plan. Concepts to be covered are what is probate and do you need to avoid it, latest laws on the federal estate tax, should the deed to your home be changed, and little known asset protection strategies. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25564     Tuition: $39    Course Fee: $10    
Meeting Day(s): Sat.   3/15/2014 - 3/22/2014    Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM  2 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall    Instructor: K. Bress

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