Personal Finance

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Is your money working hard for you?

Learn the various ways in which you can put your money to work for you. Explore ways to earn more money, invest money wisely, navigate the stock market and prepare for retirement. You don't have to be a financial wizard to learn how to safeguard your assets and make them grow in value.

Fundamentals of Investing

This course introduces the novice to key investment strategy, terminology and financial concepts. Learn the basics to help develop a financial plan and build a well-balanced portfolio, including how to look at your asset allocation and diversification; managing risk; stocks and bonds; short-term investments; mutual funds; understanding compound interest, credit cards and bank fees; and other financial strategies for today’s complex financial world.


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Maximizing Your Money Series Bundle

This series of courses is presented to help increase understanding of finances and development of family financial strategies and portfolio management. Courses, which are offered at the Main Campus in North Charleston, may be taken individually for $69 each or as a series bundle which saves $127.


• Building a Strong Financial Future: Learn strategies to fund the lifestyle most of us want during retirement.
• Asset Allocation: Beyond the Basics: Learn about the risks and rewards of different investments and how they may be combined to accomplish different goals.
• Understanding the Stock Market: Learn about stocks, the stock market and how they all work.
• Investing in a Volatile Market: Learn how to more effectively deal with today’s ups and downs of the market.


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Money School - Investing in Stocks and Bonds

Do you have trouble finding time to plan a secure financial lifestyle? Have you had career interruptions and worry that you’re not saving enough money? We cover how best to address these issues by helping attendees get their financial house in order, prepare for the unexpected, invest wisely and plan for estate and legacy issues.


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Retirement Planning

Learn to manage investment risks, use new tax laws to your advantage, make informed decisions about your company’s retirement plan, and adjust your estate plan to function properly under the new laws. Money however is only one aspect of retirement planning. This course blends financial education with life planning to help you build wealth, align your money with your values and achieve your retirement lifestyle goals. Couples may attend together for a single registration fee.



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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

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