Finance and Law Classes

Finance and Law Classes

Schedule Dates Time Location Cost
Little Known Secrets of Paying for College M, 7/11-18 6-8 p.m. Marple $35/$45 
Principles of Landlord/Tenant Law M, 7/11 6-9 p.m. Exton $35/$45
Personal Financial Planning M, 7/11-25 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $109/$139
Social Security: When to Collect? T, 7/28 6:30-8:30 p.m. Exton $39/$49
Principles of Landlord/Tenant Law M, 8/15 6-9 p.m. Exton $35/$45
Social Security: When to Collect? W, 8/17 6:30-8:30 p.m. Downingtown $39/$49
Little Known Secrets of Paying for College

Find out how to send your child to college without bankrupting your retirement. Discover strategies that may enable you to qualify for financial aid, sources for scholarships, and how to maximize your wealth while minimizing your tax exposure, giving you greater cash flow for funding a college education.

LSP 5681 / Length: 4 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $35; Non-Sponsoring: $45

CRN 659 Mondays
July 11-18
6-8 p.m. Marple Campus

Personal Financial Planning
Learn how to think like a financial professional, ignore the media hype and common sales practices, and get your finances in order. Explore the basics of financial planning and investing, how to plan for retirement, and how to avoid common mistakes.

LSP 5677 / Length: 6 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $109; Non-Sponsoring: $139

CRN 624 Mondays
July 11-25
6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple Campus

Principles of Landlord/Tenant Law
Covers oral and written leases, landlord and tenant duties, the Pennsylvania Landlord and Tenant Act, and breaches of lease and eviction procedures. Also reviews Pennsylvania escrow-deposit requirements, a form lease with the plain-language requirements, and amendments to the federal Fair Housing Act.

LSP 2365 / Length: 3 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $35; Non-Sponsoring $45

CRN 347 Monday
July 11
6-9 p.m. Exton Center
CRN 163 Monday
August 15
6-9 p.m. Exton Center
First-Time Home Buyers

Buying your first home represents a major financial commitment and provides a great sense of pride in owning your own home. Join us to explore the reasons for buying and how to navigate the overall process of searching for, negotiating, and closing the purchase of your first home.

LSP 5894 / Length: 6 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $59; Non-Sponsoring $69

Introduction to Estate Planning
Establishing an estate plan seems like a daunting task but understanding the primary documents: Wills, Living Wills, and Power of Attorneys, is simple. Learn about these documents and understand issues to consider, including distribution of assets, beneficiary designations, the appointment of an executor under the Will, the appointment of agents under the power of attorney and federal estate tax and Pennsylvania inheritance tax considerations.

LSP 5723 / Length: 2 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $39; Non-Sponsoring $49


Stocks and Bonds

Presents an easy and enjoyable way to understand the financial markets. Includes stocks, bonds, options, futures, risk factors, profit opportunities and more. No previous investing experience necessary.

LSP 5576 / Length: 8 hours 
Cost: Sponsoring: $104; Non-Sponsoring: $119

Social Security: When to Collect?
At what age should you begin to collect Social Security benefits? How does working in your retirement affect your benefit? Discuss how to make the big decision, learn strategies to maximize your benefit, and learn how working in retirement can affect your decision.

LSP 5707 / Length: 2 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $39; Non-Sponsoring: $49

CRN 927 Tuesday
July 28
6:30-8:30 p.m. Exton Center
CRN 928 Wednesday
August 17
6:30-8:30 p.m. Downingtown Campus
Debt-Free and Prosperous Living

Pay off your credit cards, car and other debts in one to three years and your mortgage in another three to four years, using your current earnings. Bring a calculator and list of all consumer debts including the balance, minimum payment and interest rate. No insurance, investments or get-rich-quick schemes offered. Book included.

LSP 5565 / Length: 3 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $139; Non-Sponsoring $165

Empty Nesters
Designed to help Seniors plan to move on to the next phase of life. The children are grown, and mom and dad no longer need that large, multi-story house with a big yard and ongoing maintenance. Learn about resources and housing options to consider, and help put true priorities in order.

LSP 5895 / Length: 2 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $29; Non-Sponsoring $39