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Buying a Fixer Upper

$9

with Sue Durst

Calendar Mar 30, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Buying A Fixer Upper!

Are you looking for a home to fix up and live in, or for an investment property? This class will help the novice investor navigate the numerous issues that come with buying a distressed property. Industry experts will be on hand to provide information on: foreclosures/short sales/distressed properties, financing- including rehab loans, inspections, and more. Build equity and avoid the pitfalls with the knowledge you will obtain in this class. Following a short class we will board a bus to view and walk through a variety of fixer uppers. This bus tour is unique, fun and educational. You will be joined by a real estate specialist, a mortgage specialist, an inspector and a contractor. The focus is to educate participants on the realities of purchasing Foreclosures, Short Sales and Distressed Properties.

 

Instructor: Sue Durst

Saturday, 3/30, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham Raymond Adult Education Conference Room

Fee: $9

Sue Durst is a real estate professional serving the greater Portland area.

 

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Healthcare and Social Security Retirement

Free

with Mark Morrison

Calendar Mar 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Healthcare and Social Security Retirement

This seminar addresses what steps investors should take to prepare for health care costs (including Medicare and longterm care costs) to help ensure their retirement savings stay healthy. Social Security likely will be the foundation of your retirement income. Before you retire, it’s important to understand your options regarding Social Security and the impact your decisions have on your retirement. We’ll discuss how Social Security fits into your retirement income plan, when you should start taking benefits, and tax considerations.

 

Instructor: Mark Morrison

Tuesday, 3/19, 6:30 - 8:00 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 127

Fee: Free (Please pre-register online or by calling 892-1819)

 

Mark Morrison is a licensed Financial Advisor with Edward Jones Financial located in Portland, Maine.

How to make money from your writing
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How to make money from your writing

$95

with ed2go

Calendar Jan 16, 2019 , runs for 6 weeks

How to make money from your writing

Session starts 1/16/2019 then every 4-6 weeks

Go to ed2go.com/wae or careertraining.ed2go.com/wae to start the registration process. OR call Windham Raymond Adult Education at 892-1819 for more information.

You really can make money with your writing. Whether you want to create your own business, add to your income, supplement your retirement, or boost what you're earning as a writer, you'll find the how-to's here. This class includes all the practical information that so rarely gets taught in writing classes. In most courses and social groups, it's taboo to discuss money . . . but not here. We'll embrace it! Making money is the focus of the lessons. 

Medicare Basics - March

Free

with Southern Maine Agency on Aging

Calendar Mar 5, 2019 at 6 pm

Medicare Basics, What You Need to Know

Do you or a loved one need help understanding your options with Medicare? Did you know there are two ways to get your Medicare: Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage? When should you take Part A, Part B? Do I need a Medigap (supplement) Plan … a Prescription Drug Plans (Part D)? How do Marketplace Plans work with Medicare? Are you already enrolled in Medicare and want to better understand your choices for switching plans and potentially saving money during the Annual Open Enrollment Period? If you’ve answered YES to any of these questions, then this session is for you. Sponsored by the Southern Maine Agency on Aging our highly trained SHIP Counselors offer current, relevant, and unbiased information so that you can make an informed decision about your health insurance. This course is generously offered free of charge by the Southern Maine Agency on Aging, donations to SMAA are always gratefully accepted.

 

Instructor: A certified State Health Insurance Assistance Program Counselor

Section I: Tuesday, 3/5, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Section II: Tuesday, 4/2, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Section III: Tuesday, 5/7, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 122

Fee: Free (Please pre-register online or by calling 892-1819)

 

A Certified State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) Counselor with the Southern Maine Agency on Aging.

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Medicare Basics - May

Free

with Southern Maine Agency on Aging

Calendar May 7, 2019 at 6 pm

Medicare Basics, What You Need to Know

Do you or a loved one need help understanding your options with Medicare? Did you know there are two ways to get your Medicare: Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage? When should you take Part A, Part B? Do I need a Medigap (supplement) Plan … a Prescription Drug Plans (Part D)? How do Marketplace Plans work with Medicare? Are you already enrolled in Medicare and want to better understand your choices for switching plans and potentially saving money during the Annual Open Enrollment Period? If you’ve answered YES to any of these questions, then this session is for you. Sponsored by the Southern Maine Agency on Aging our highly trained SHIP Counselors offer current, relevant, and unbiased information so that you can make an informed decision about your health insurance. This course is generously offered free of charge by the Southern Maine Agency on Aging, donations to SMAA are always gratefully accepted.

Instructor: A certified State Health Insurance Assistance Program Counselor

Section I: Tuesday, 3/5, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Section II: Tuesday, 4/2, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Section III: Tuesday, 5/7, 6:00 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 122

Fee: Free (Please pre-register online or by calling 892-1819)

 

A Certified State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) Counselor with the Southern Maine Agency on Aging.

 

Preparing your Estate Plan

Free

with Mark Morrison

Calendar Mar 5, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Preparing Your Estate Plan

Do you know where your assets will go when you die? If not, this seminar will help familiarize you with the basic steps of estate planning, including the function of a will and the different types of trusts. In this class, we will have a guest Attorney, James Spaulding of Barns Greenfield and Thornton present. Edward Jones, its employees and financial advisors are not estate planners and cannot provide tax or legal advice. Please consult your estate-planning attorney or qualified tax advisor regarding your situation.

Presenter: Mark Morrison

Tuesday, 3/5, 6:30 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 127

Fee: Free (Please pre-register online or by calling 892-1819)

 

Mark Morrison is a licensed Financial Advisor with Edward Jones Financial located in Portland, Maine.

Standing Guard: Protect What You've Worked For

Free

with Jennifer Arsenault

Calendar Apr 9, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Standing Guard: Protect What You’ve Worked For

You’ve worked hard to provide for your family. Whether you’re approaching retirement or have recently retired, your focus may begin to shift from building your financial foundation to protecting the financial resources you’ve created for you and your family. This presentation discusses active ways to address key risks you may encounter and strategies to help prepare for the unexpected.

 

Presenter: Jennifer Arsenault

Tuesday, 4/9, 6:30 – 8:00 PM for 1 session

Location: Windham High School – Room 127

Fee: Free (Please pre-register online or by calling 892-1819)

 

Jennifer Arsenault is a licensed Financial Advisor with Edward Jones located in Windham, Maine.





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