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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 Oct 4, 2017 at 6 pm

Please note the date of this course has been changed to October 4th.

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.

Annuities: What You Need To Know

$10

with James Nylund, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Nov 7, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
You may already own an annuity, you may considering one, or you may want to avoid them entirely. Regardless, come get some facts straight so you can begin to think more critically about your options. Participants will learn the pros and cons of many different types of annuities.

Budgeting Basic Workshop

Free

with Chris Daivs, MSAD#44 Continuing Education

Calendar Oct 4, 2017 at 5:30 pm

In this 2-hour workshop, you will learn the basic components for building a budget. We will discuss money tracking, goal setting, and how having a sense of your overall financial situation can assist you in the process of building a budget.

Budgeting Basics F17

Free

with Sarah Chaples, Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 20, 2017 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week
Anyone and everyone can benefit from a class like this one. New Ventures Maine offers this workshop to explore tools and tips for better money management and to create a written budget that works for you and your family. Take advantage of this free class while learning how you can save even more $$! People who take this class love it!

Budgeting Basics Workshop
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Budgeting Basics Workshop

$7

with Janet Smith, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Calendar Oct 10, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

In this workshop, you will learn the basic components for building a budget.  We will discuss money tracking, goal setting, and how having a sense of your overall financial situation can assist you in the process of building a budget. 

This class is offered by New Venture Maine 

To register and pay on line click the link below: 

http://rsu73.androgov.com/egov/apps/payment/center.egov?view=form&page=1&id=237

 

Business Math  F17
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Business Math F17

$35

with Paula Raymond, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2017 at 9 am, runs for 15 weeks

The purpose of this course is to give students the basics of math while exploring financial literacy. During this course, students will learn to perform operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages. Additionally, they will gain a greater understanding of the financial issues that affect their lives now: budgeting money, understanding a paycheck, buying a car and choosing a credit card. Students will also be introduced to financial topics that they will encounter in the years to come as they finish school and enter the workforce. Mortgages, rent, insurances, utilities, groceries, entertainment, investing and saving for retirement will be topics in this course. This course is offered to students earning a high school diploma as well as the general public. Limit 15 students.

Common Estate Planning Mistakes

$5

with Jessica Powers, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Oct 17, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Attorney Jessica Powers will discuss the common areas of concern when drafting or revisiting an estate plan. Her approach offers the expertise in both the legal and financial aspect of this important process. If you’ve never done an estate plan, this will show you what a good and thorough one should look like.  If you’ve done an estate plan a long time ago, this will show you what laws have changed. If you’ve done an estate plan recently, this will be a good double check to make sure it was done correctly.  

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 6-8 pm., 1 session

Course Fee: $5

Complete Guide to Retirement Planning

$20

with John Spita, Noble Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 4, 2017 at 6:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks
Do you want to spend your retirement comfortably and in control of your finances? This 4-week, information-rich seminar explores a conservative approach to wise money management, and identify lifestyle issues facing retirees. You will learn maximize income and receive more from investments, social security and retirement plans. John will also show you to protect hard-earned assets from erosion due to inflation or economic downturn. At the conclusion of the seminar you will have evaluated your individual retirement progress. John is president of Coastal Financial Services in Kennebunkport and has taught with us since 1999. There is no additional charge if your spouse/partner attends with you.





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