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Make your money work for you and plan your finances wisely.

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Brian Asher’s Investment Planning workshops—one of Westside Extension’s original offerings in 1995—are still immensely popular today. Since 1985, through all kinds of economic environments, Brian has empowered investors to make intelligent investment decisions, implement informed strategies, and manage risk. Increase the likelihood of a better financial future using common sense and independent thinking, and learn how to take advantage of market fluctuations, increasing the potential for profit. It’s never too late to benefit from Brian’s wealth of knowledge and experience. All levels welcome.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; 7 sessions; starting 7/6/2017, ending 8/17/2017

Instructor : Brian Asher 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $149.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 07/06/17

End date: 08/17/17

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We offer several Personal Finance classes, generally two or more times a year.  Our Fall semester opens for registration in mid-August, our Spring in mid-January, and our Summer in mid-May.  We encourage you to add your name to our interest list to receive information on the next offering of classes.  To add your name to our interest list, simply register for this free class (add to your cart and checkout).  

Schedule : ; ; Class Skip Dates :Self-Paced

Instructor : Staff Staff 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $0.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start Date: upon registration



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Brian Asher’s Investment Planning workshops—one of Westside Extension’s original offerings in 1995—are still immensely popular today. Since 1985, through all kinds of economic environments, Brian has empowered investors to make intelligent investment decisions, implement informed strategies, and manage risk. Increase the likelihood of a better financial future using common sense and independent thinking, and learn how to take advantage of market fluctuations, increasing the potential for profit. It’s never too late to benefit from Brian’s wealth of knowledge and experience. All levels welcome. Make a wise investment in yourself, take individual modules to meet your needs or save $124 by signing up for the whole 7-part series.   With several thousand mutual funds to choose from, how do you pick? Learn more about analyzing mutual funds, load vs no-load funds, funds families, your 401(k) and 403(b) investment options, and exchange traded funds (ETFs).

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 7/27/2017, ending 7/27/2017

Instructor : Brian Asher 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $39.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: SAVE MONEY. EVEN IF YOU ATTEND ONLY 4 ...More

Start date: 07/27/17

End date: 07/27/17



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Brian Asher’s Investment Planning workshops—one of Westside Extension’s original offerings in 1995—are still immensely popular today. Since 1985, through all kinds of economic environments, Brian has empowered investors to make intelligent investment decisions, implement informed strategies, and manage risk. Increase the likelihood of a better financial future using common sense and independent thinking, and learn to how to take advantage of market fluctuations, increasing the potential for profit. It’s never too late to benefit from Brian’s wealth of knowledge and experience. All levels welcome. Make a wise investment in yourself, take individual modules to meet your needs or save $124 by signing up for the whole 7-part series. Learn why the internet may or may not be your friend when it comes to doing stock research. Solid stock research involves looking at earnings per share, price earnings ratio, PEG ratio, and GARP—along with reading analytical tools like Value Line and Standard & Poor’s reports.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 8/3/2017, ending 8/3/2017

Instructor : Brian Asher 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $39.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: SAVE MONEY. EVEN IF YOU ATTEND ONLY 4 ...More

Start date: 08/03/17

End date: 08/03/17



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Brian Asher’s Investment Planning workshops—one of Westside Extension’s original offerings in 1995—are still immensely popular today. Since 1985, through all kinds of economic environments, Brian has empowered investors to make intelligent investment decisions, implement informed strategies, and manage risk. Increase the likelihood of a better financial future using common sense and independent thinking, and learn to how to take advantage of market fluctuations, increasing the potential for profit. It’s never too late to benefit from Brian’s wealth of knowledge and experience. All levels welcome. Make a wise investment in yourself, take individual modules to meet your needs or save $124 by signing up for the whole 7-part series. Bonds are an integral investment choice. Brian will demystify government, tax free municipal, and corporate bonds—plus ratings, and how to purchase. He’ll also address proper investment allocation between stocks, bonds, and other assets to reduce portfolio risk.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 8/10/2017, ending 8/10/2017

Instructor : Brian Asher 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $39.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: SAVE MONEY. EVEN IF YOU ATTEND ONLY 4 ...More

Start date: 08/10/17

End date: 08/10/17



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Brian Asher’s Investment Planning workshops—one of Westside Extension’s original offerings in 1995—are still immensely popular today. Since 1985, through all kinds of economic environments, Brian has empowered investors to make intelligent investment decisions, implement informed strategies, and manage risk. Increase the likelihood of a better financial future using common sense and independent thinking, and learn to how to take advantage of market fluctuations, increasing the potential for profit. It’s never too late to benefit from Brian’s wealth of knowledge and experience. All levels welcome. Make a wise investment in yourself, take individual modules to meet your needs or save $124 by signing up for the whole 7-part series. Take control! Learn how easy and wise it is to take advantage of tax-deferred savings accounts, traditional and Roth IRAs, IRA rollovers, and 401k and 403b plans. Start building your nest egg today.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 8/17/2017, ending 8/17/2017

Instructor : Brian Asher 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $39.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: SAVE MONEY. EVEN IF YOU ATTEND ONLY 4 ...More

Start date: 08/17/17

End date: 08/17/17



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Get real-life perspective on the benefits and burdens of owning real estate, without the hype and sales pitch. Learn to evaluate properties in terms of what you want—a home, tax break, appreciation or cash flow—so you know when to get in, if at all. Extensive handouts are included in the class fee but you’ll be crunching numbers, so bring pen, paper and calculator. To buy or not to buy? That is the question you’ll be able to answer. Couples can save $19 by signing up at the same time for $139.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 7/15/2017, ending 8/5/2017

Instructor : Leo Summerhays 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $79.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 07/15/17

End date: 08/05/17

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Same class, from the comfort of home! Join instructor Sam Rad and other students via computer to learn the secrets of Social Security. Upon registration, you will receive a link you will use to attend the webinar.

Schedule : Daily - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; starting 8/12/2017, ending 8/12/2017

Instructor : Samuel Rad 

Location : Online

Class Fee: $29.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 08/12/17

End date: 08/12/17



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