Retirement & Finance
To register, call (541)383-7270 or click on class title (requires Adobe Flash).
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.
Your instructor is a local attorney who specializes in estate planning.
7/20 Bend BEC 154 Cost
A B C's & D's of Medicare
Medicare is a critically important source of health
insurance for 44 million Americans. You need 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. For most of us -- whether we're on Medicare
or not -- decisions about health insurance are often difficult because they
affect the kind of care we get and our financial security. Be informed so you
can make the best decisions. Space is limited and registration is required for
this free class.
Emily Carrick 2:00pm-3:30
BEC 155 Cost FREE
Carrick 4:00pm-5:30 Tu 36474
RDM3 305 Cost FREE
Carrick 4:00pm-5:30 Th 36473
MDR 114 Cost FREE
Carrick 4:00pm-5:30 Tu 36472
PRI 119 Cost FREE
Carrick 4:00pm-5:30 W 36471
8/24 Bend BEC 155 Cost FREE
You Can Be a Stock Market Genius I
worked at the largest firm on Wall Street, co-founded a multi-billion-dollar
hedge fund and has been managing investment portfolios in Bend for over a
decade. This class is a survival guide to investing in the financial markets
focusing mainly on how to build a sound, low cost investment portfolio for any
environment. Students will learn how to boost returns and avoid major drawdowns
by understanding the most common mistakes individual investors typically make.
Each class will begin with an open discussion and question and answer period
relating to current events and how they affect the markets. An interactive
lecture on a specific theme will follow. No class July 6. Business,
Jesse Felder 6:00pm-8:00 W 36427
6/29 to 7/27 Bend MAZ 224 Cost
You Can be a Stock Market Genius II
Having worked at the largest firm on Wall Street, Jesse Felder co-founded
a multi-billion-dollar hedge fund and has been managing investment portfolios
in Bend for over a decade. This class explores advanced stock market security
analysis from a holistic perspective. Students will learn how to effectively
analyze individual stocks utilizing fundamental, technical and sentiment
approaches. Each class will begin with an open discussion and question and
answer period relating to current events and how they affect the markets. An
interactive lecture on a specific theme will follow.
Jesse Felder 6:00pm-8:00
8/3 to 8/24 Bend MAZ 224 Cost
5 Years to
The last few years before retirement can really fly by. Develop
a game plan with action steps and time lines for a successful retirement. Learn
investment planning techniques and risk avoidance strategies. Walk away knowing
how to define your retirement lifestyle, understand your income needs and
create your own personal retirement checklist.
Tobiason 5:30pm-7:30 Th 36487
7/14 to 7/21 Bend BEC 154 Cost
You Can Be
a Stock Market Genius Lab
This class is a workshop based upon the principles taught in
"You Can Be a Stock Market Genius" classes I & II which are
required prerequisites. The focus of this class is the practical application of
fundamental research skills and technical trading techniques learned in those
earlier classes in real time. Students will present their research on specific
investment opportunities followed by group discussions relating to the
potential risks versus potential reward of such.
Jesse Felder 6:00pm-8:00
6/1 to 6/22 Bend MAZ 224 Cost $129
Compass Points -"Navigating Your Retirement" Webpage
Navigating your Retirement is COCC's comprehensive intentional life planning class. Planning for retirement certainly should involve financial planning, but what about a plan for how you will spend your time? Tasks and projects you've put off doing around the house will take some of your time, but will it provide you with satisfaction, purpose and meaning?