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Become a well-informed home buyer. This seminar covers it all: How to prepare your credit, develop a budget, and apply for a mortgage, as well as presenting your offer, the appraisal and inspection, and other useful tips.
Learn how to use free credit reports to learn what's behind your credit rating, how to correct misinformation, and prevent fraud and identity theft.
Credit has a powerful impact on our lives! It affects our ability to rent an apartment, get a job, attain car insurance, and even purchase a home. This informative presentation teaches participants about credit reports and credit scores, the benefits of having good credit, and ten keys to effective credit building.
Government benefits such as Medicaid and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) can be vital sources of support for individuals with special needs. If you want to provide funds that can be used to supplement and not supplant government benefits while preserving your beneficiaries eligibility, you may want to consider establishing a Special Needs Trust. During this seminar we will discuss what a Special Needs Trust is, why you should consider one, and how they work.
Preparing for college takes effort and time. Fortunately, there are many resources out there to make the process less complicated. Whether you are planning for college yourself, or have a child attending college in a few years, this webinar is for you. We will cover: Paying for college, setting financial goals, making your money stretch, money management tools for college, and other useful tips.
You'll Learn-Retirement planning tools and life insurance needs. Financial planning needs of mid-state investors, including ways to match savings goals with an appropriate asset allocation. Preliminary estate planning considerations.
You'll Learn-Retirement savings needs and how to estimate Social Security Benefits. The impact of inflation. Different asset allocation strategies, estate planning considerations and new tax rules
Learn how to use free credit reports to learn how to read your report, how to correct misinformation, and how to prevent fraud and identity theft.
You'll Learn-Insights and techniques that can help you manage your retirement investment plan. No mater what your age, its never too soon or to late to start. How to pursue your retirement goals.
Our classroom presentations answer money questions for different ages and are taught by professional financial educators.