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Managing Money

JCL-377.  Be Your Own Money Manager.   Do you have a steady job and still don’t have any money? Do you have a savings plan that evaporates every month? Are you on nickels and dimes from one financial crisis to the next? These are serious, life-defining questions – often too intimidating to ask just anyone. No matter where you are in life, you need a trusty advisor, a safe a place to begin, recharge, restore. Start here! Classroom delivery, 6 sessions, 18.0 hours (NEL $119)

FIN-390. Math Refresher.   No theory or memorization here. Learn how to use math to your advantage and simplify your life. You'll learn how to best manage your income and expenses by checking paystubs, invoices, and bank statements for errors and overcharges. You'll become more comfortable handling money and comparing investments. You'll learn how to calculate percentages and interest rates, and develop a better understanding of mortgages, credit cards, and loans. This is math for everyday life. Online delivery from Ed2Go. 12 sessions, 24 hours (NEL $150)

FIN-340. Keys to Successful Money Management.   Contrary to popular opinion, most people don't get wealthy by luck, through a twist of fate, or a secret get-rich-quick scheme. Just about anybody can build wealth by being organized, having discipline, learning the rules, and leveraging what you already have. If you're serious about living a better life by tapping into your unfulfilled potential, this course will show you the way. Online delivery from Ed2Go. 12 sessions, 24 hours (NEL $150)



FIN-345. Introduction to Stock Options.   This course will teach you how to evaluate, buy, sell, and profit with investment tools that were once thought to be only for the pros. Protect your portfolio and profit in a down market, an up market, or even a flat market and leverage your investment dollars for potential profits that surpass those possible with stocks. Online delivery from Ed2Go. 12 sessions, 24 hours (EL $150)

 FIN-347. Stocks, Bonds and Investing.   Beginning with the fundamentals, this course will walk you through the stock market, 401k plans, retirement planning, and the personal financial issues that are often ignored, but absolutely essential to your success. Concepts will be explained in detail so you will understand how and why investments work now and what to expect in the future. Increase your independence and confidence so you can make your own investment decisions. Online delivery from Ed2Go. 12 sessions, 24 hours (EL $150)

FIN-361. Analysis and Valuation of Stock.   This comprehensive course is designed to show you how to research and value stocks. Topics covered in the course include reading financial statements, calculating financial ratios, industrial comparisons, and pricing techniques. Online delivery from Ed2Go. 12 sessions, 24 hours (EL $150)

 FIN-348. Investing in Real Estate.   In today’s dynamic economic climate, investing/divesting in real estate might be financially wise. How do you know, and where do you start? In this course, you’ll explore how to identify, finance and negotiate a deal and how to take advantage of lease options, foreclosures, quick flips, rehabs and mobile homes. You need a specific game plan, tailored to your individual goals to find your next investment. Online delivery from Ed2Go. 12 sessions, 24 hours (NEL $150)


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