Personal Finance and Real Estate

Estate Planning

Get Your Affairs in Order: Living Wills, Trusts, and More

David Cook
Make your wishes known about health care and asset distribution and determine the person(s) who will be responsible for carrying out your directives. State your preferences concerning the type of care you want to receive, what types of medical care you do not wish to receive and who you wish to act as your agent to carry out those wishes. Discuss the creation of a trust, and determine the best method of preparing your last will and testament.

Wed, Feb 7, 6-8 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1033S01-80211   $59/individuals, $2 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1033S98-80212   $79/couples, $2 material fee to instructor

Wed, Apr 11, 6-8 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1033S02-80285   $59/individuals, $2 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1033S99-80286   $79/couples, $2 material fee to instructor

Invest Academy: Investing for Beginners…and Everyone Else

Andre Ratkai
Take back control of your personal and retirement investments. Manage and organize stock, mutual fund or 401(k) investments. Use a 7-factor scorecard that uses few key fundamental (“what to buy”) and technical (“when to buy”) factors to adapt to changing conditions. Learn to avoid risky securities and when to sell.

Thu, Feb 15-22, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1048S01-80213  $99/individuals, workbook included
add to cartPERS 1048S98-80214   $179/couples, workbook included

Thu, May 3-10, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1048S02-80215  $99/individuals, workbook included
add to cartPERS 1048S99-80216   $179/couples, workbook included

Investment Property

Fundamentals of Real Estate Investing: You Can Profit in Today’s Real Estate Market

Jim Flint
Get a great return on your money and create wealth for retirement by investing in real estate. Learn how to buy homes at foreclosure sales, how much money is needed and how to bid. Own real estate with your IRA. Learn to buy HUDs and foreclosures, 1031 exchanges, and reverse exchanges. Get cash flow starting day one. Take an analytical approach to investing. If interested, course fee includes individual session with instructor.

Tue, Jan 30, 6:15-9:30 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1004S01-80221   $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 100S96-80222    $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Tue, Apr 3, 6:15-9:30 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cart PERS 1004S02-80223    $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1004S97-80224    $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Managing Your Rental Properties: How to Avoid Trouble and Vacancies

Jim Flint/Jason Meyer
Learn to screen your prospective tenants and keep the bad ones out. Be aware of the “dos and don'ts” when dealing with tenants. If you must evict someone, learn how. Have a pool of qualified service people that respond quickly. Learn to keep your property rented when others have vacancies. Review the Fair Housing Laws. Is professional property management for you? Included is a copy of a lease used in over 400 housing units.

Thu, Feb 1, 6:15-9:15 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1005S01-80225       $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1005S96-80226       $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Thu, Apr 5, 6:15-9:15 p.m.         Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1005S02-80227       $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1005S97-80228       $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Online Selling and Website Development

eBay Level 1- The Basics of Selling

Kevin Boyd
Whether you simply want to clear the closet, desire additional part-time income or a serious eBay business, this class is your foundation.  Learn how to set up an eBay Seller account, create successful eBay listings, upload pictures and accept credit card payments with PayPal. Included are selling “Tips, Tricks and the Traps” to avoid. Covers how to determine shipping costs, where to get FREE shipping supplies, how to print shipping labels from your home computer and get FREE home pickup. Optional eBooks available for purchase after class. The class is taught by a multi-award winning instructor and published eBay author from Seattle.

add to cartMon, May 7, 6-9 p.m.          Littleton Campus
BUSI 1008S01-80217                      $59

eBay Level 2 - The Basics of Selling

Kevin Boyd
Discover if your item will sell or not in just one minute! Learn the “Insider Tips, Tricks and Strategies” that will draw the most bids, close the sale, and beat your competition. Covers how to find a profitable niche, what to sell, what to avoid and how to use Drop Shippers to minimize inventory costs. Includes eBay research, Marketing and Photography Tips to get your item noticed, how to sell antiques, collectibles and large items you don’t want to ship. Taught by multi-award winning instructor and published eBay author from Seattle.

add to cartTue, May 8, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks          Littleton Campus
BUSI 1009S01-80218                                  $59

eBay Series Discount

Kevin Boyd
Register for both eBay classes in the series and receive a discount.

add to cartMon/Tue, May 7-8, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks      Littleton Campus
BUSI 1010S01-80219                                        $99

Create a Website for Fun, Profit and Business

Kevin Boyd
No programming required! Discover easy-to-use, drag and drop design tools that can build your personal or small business website quickly, with no programming! Covers website layout planning, SEO, Social Media marketing and the tips and traps of website design. Plus how to create money generating affiliate websites. Optional eBooks available for purchase after class. Taught by a multi award-winning instructor and published author from Seattle.

add to cartWed, May 9, 6-9:30 p.m., 2 wks          Littleton Campus
BUSI 1011S01-80220                                $69

Investment Property

Fundamentals of Real Estate Investing: You Can Profit in Today’s Real Estate Market

Jim Flint
Get a great return on your money and create wealth for retirement by investing in real estate. Learn how to buy homes at foreclosure sales, how much money is needed and how to bid. Own real estate with your IRA. Learn to buy HUDs and foreclosures, 1031 exchanges, and reverse exchanges. Get cash flow starting day one. Take an analytical approach to investing. If interested, course fee includes individual session with instructor.

Tue, Jan 30, 6:15-9:30 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1004S01-80221   $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 100S96-80222    $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Tue, Apr 3, 6:15-9:30 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cart PERS 1004S02-80223    $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1004S97-80224    $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Managing Your Rental Properties: How to Avoid Trouble and Vacancies

Jim Flint/Jason Meyer
Learn to screen your prospective tenants and keep the bad ones out. Be aware of the “dos and donts” when dealing with tenants. If you must evict someone, learn how. Have a pool of qualified service people that respond quickly. Learn to keep your property rented when others have vacancies. Review the Fair Housing Laws. Is professional property management for you? Included is a copy of a lease used in over 400 housing units.

Thu, Feb 1, 6:15-9:15 p.m.          Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1005S01-80225       $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1005S96-80226       $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Thu, Apr 5, 6:15-9:15 p.m.         Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1005S02-80227       $49/individuals, $20 material fee to instructor
add to cartPERS 1005S97-80228       $79/couples, $20 material fee to instructor

Retirement Success

Retirement Planning Today

Todd Walker and Nathan Osburn
Live a “rich life.” Discover 5 strategies to manage investment risks, 11 ways to save money on this year’s taxes, important questions to ask before buying insurance coverage, how to invest in and take money out of your company’s retirement plan. Determine the savings you need to retire today or in the future. *Includes 235-page illustrated book.

Thu, Jan 25-Feb 1, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks  Littleton Campus
PERS 1032S01-80229                        $59/individuals* closed
PERS 1032S96-80230                           $59/couples* closed

Tue, Jan 30-Feb 6, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks  Littleton Campus
add to cartPERS 1032S02-80231                        $59/individuals*
add to cartPERS 1032S97-80232                        $59/couples*

Thu, Feb 15-22, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks  Parker Campus
add to cartPERS 1032SP1-80233                        $59/individuals*
add to cartPERS 1032SP6-80271                        $59/couples*

Tue, Feb 20-27, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks  Parker Campus
add to cartPERS 1032SP2-80235                     $59/individuals*
add to cart PERS 1032SP7-80236                     $59/couples*

Thu, Mar 15-22, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Rec Center Northridge
add to cartPERS 1032SH1-80237                 $59/individuals*
add to cartPERS 1032SH6-80238                  $59/couples*

Tue, Mar 20-27, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Rec Center Northridge
add to cartPERS 1032SH2-80239                  $59/individuals*
add to cartPERS 1032SH7-80240                  $59/couples*

Rejuvenate Your Retirement

David Cichon
Safe, secure, and fun. Discover financial strategies such as tax-efficient income planning, how to increase Social Security retirement benefits, lifestyle preservation, inflation protection and providing a legacy. Learn how to apply this knowledge to help pursue a more active, healthy and financially secure lifestyle in retirement.

Thu, Jan 25-Feb 1, 9:30-11:30 a.m., 2 wks   Parker Campus
add to cartPERS 1042SP1-80241                      $35/individuals
add to cartPERS 1042SP6-80242                        $35/couples

Tue, Jan 30-Feb 6, 1-3 p.m., 2 wks           Parker Campus
add to cart PERS 1042SP2-80243                     $35/individuals
add to cartPERS 1042SP7-80244                     $35/couples