Courses

By the end of this class, you will know how to define your retirement lifestyle, understand your income needs and create your own personal retirement checklist. Learn investment planning techniques and risk avoidance strategies. Don't get caught unprepared for retirement.


February 4-6, 2020, CAS 115
May 12-14, 2020, HCC 0260
It's not a matter of how much money you have, it's your relationship with money that influences how you make decisions and experience satisfaction in your life. Your habits and attitudes about money drive your financial behaviors. Learn more about your own money habitudes. You will have the opportunity to complete a personal exercise and participate in a group discussion about this taboo topic of money.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
To run a successful business it is essential to know and understand the basic principles of business law. Join Prineville lawyer Jim Van Voorhees for an overview of business law basics as related to running a small business. Learn about business entities, contracts, warranties, securities and much more.


June 6-13, 2020, RTEC 124
How can you ensure your estate is passed on according to your wishes after you are gone? This class will give you an overview of estate planning and address the preparation and uses for power of attorney, advanced directives, trusts and wills.


Saturday, March 7, 2020, PRI 119
Saturday, June 6, 2020, RTEC 124
How can you ensure your wishes are carried out when you are gone? Find out why living trusts are essential regardless of wealth. This overview of estate planning addresses probate, estate and capital gains taxes, health and long-term care planning, and legal and financial options.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Learn relevant information on a variety of financial topics including stocks, bonds, mutual funds and asset allocation. Class will also review retirement planning, preparing for the unexpected and the basics of estate planning.


Wednesday, May 13, 2020, PRI 130
If you've taken Introduction to Smartphones and still want to learn more, this class is for you!  Join Abe Makda and explore additional features on your phone. This class will cover Smartphone hardware, modes of communication, data transfer methods, connecting and navigating other smart devices, privacy, security and camera features. Take your skills to the next level and make the most of your investment. Class will cover both Android and Apple phone features. 


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Jesse Felder worked at the largest firm on Wall Street, co-founded a multi-billion-dollar hedge fund, and has managed investment portfolios in Bend for over a decade. Invest Like the Best is a survival guide to investing in the financial markets, and will focus on how to build a sound, low cost investment portfolio for any environment.


February 3-24, 2020, CHLAB 301
Learn what you need to know before it's too late to make the most of your Social Security!


Tuesday, May 5, 2020, HCC 0260
With guidance from a professional and an easy-to-use software program, you can save thousands of dollars and be better prepared for your future. You will have rare access to the #1 financial planning software in the industry to ensure that you leave this class with a comprehensive personal retirement analysis. If registering with your partner, partner's fee is only $25. Phone registration is required if you want the couples discount. Due to the popularity of this class, we ask that students only take it one time. If you register more than once, you may be asked to withdrawal to accommodate new students.


May 12-26, 2020, LIB 0117
Learn the details of the 2018 Tax Law and how it may affect your personal tax situation. Discussion will include tax optimization strategies for gifting, Social Security, estate planning and investments including Roth conversions.


Tuesday, January 28, 2020, CAS 115
Thursday, April 9, 2020, HCC 0260
Medicare is a critical source of health insurance for 44 million Americans. This course will provide you with in-depth information on the often confusing process of the Medicare system to make informed choices with your own, or a loved one's, health insurance.


Tuesday, February 25, 2020, CHLAB 301
Thursday, March 12, 2020, RDM3 306
Thursday, April 30, 2020, CHLAB 301
Tuesday, May 12, 2020, RDM3 306