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Accounting Fundamentals
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Accounting Fundamentals

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with Kittery Adult Education

Demand for accounting professionals currently exceeds supply. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness while also gaining a marketable skill, this course is for you. You'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You'll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period. Whether you're a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, this course will give you a solid foundation in financial matters.

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/accounting-fundamentals?tab=detail

Advanced Quickbooks
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Advanced Quickbooks

$25

with Shelli Pride, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Calendar Mar 29, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Analyze reports, reconciliation of banks and credit cards, manage accounts receivables and payables, customize reports and fields, job costing, manage inventory, journal entries and advanced tools. Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Accounting, QuickBooks and computers required. 

THIS CLASS HELD IN WINDHAM but can be transmitted to Scarborough.

Tuesdays, 5:30 to 8 pm

3/29-4/30, $25

Windham Adult Education

After The Paycheck Stops: Retirement Income Primer

$13

with Seth Cheikin, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Feb 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week
This class is designed for people who are thinking about retiring or have retired recently. Students will learn ideas to help build a reasonable and sustainable strategy for managing income and expenses during retirement, utilizing the framework of Plan for the Expected, Prepare for the Unexpected and Position the Portfolio for Both.

Airbnb: How to Host

$10

with Jen Johnson / Lynne Witham, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Feb 14, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Have a spare room or two? Do you enjoy hosting in your home? Want to meet wonderful people from around the world and earn money at the same time? If so, come join Jen and Lynne and learn about the ins and outs of Airbnb.They jumped into the world of Airbnb last spring, earned their SuperHost status by the end of the summer and would love to share their positive experiences and help you navigate successfully in creating your online Airbnb site. They learned so much and have lots of helpful tips to share! Snow date is scheduled for 2/28.

Full Course

An Introduction to Annuities

$5

with Kerry Peabody, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Mar 12, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Annuities can be extremely valuable planning tools – or a disastrous mistake! You need to understand how they work and what they do. This course will cover the basics of how an annuity can be used - for guaranteed returns, protection of principal, guaranteed lifetime income, and more. We’ll also discuss what to watch out for, and how to avoid making an annuity mistake that you’ll regret.

Tuesday, March 12, 6-8 p.m., 1 session

Course Fee: $5

An Investor's Tour of Mutual Funds
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An Investor's Tour of Mutual Funds

$5

with John Byrne, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 20, 2019 at 6 pm

Please note the date of this class has been changed to March 20th.

This educational program provides a detailed look at the features, benefits and risks associated with mutual funds as well as a map to mutual fund selection. Course fee may be paid the night of the course.

To enroll in enrichment classes, participants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.

Ask a Lawyer: Auto Accidents

Free

with Paul Dumas, Region 9 Adult Education

Calendar Mar 19, 2019 at 6 pm

This free class talks about what to do if you are involved in an auto accident. 

 

Ask a Lawyer: Divorce

Free

with Melanie Allen, Region 9 Adult Education

Calendar Apr 2, 2019 at 6 pm

This free legal class explains the process of divorce in Maine.

 





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