Personal Finance

Friday, January 18, 2019
Friday, January 18, 2019

St. Louis Community College offers a wide variety of continuing education classes on many topics including Personal Finance. Registration for the 2019 spring program is underway. The classes are held at various venues in the St. Louis area.

One of the most difficult decisions investors face when building the certificate of deposit (CD) portion of their portfolio is selecting the length of term. Instead of guessing where interest rates are headed, consider purchasing multiple FDIC-insured CDs with different maturity dates.

People who make a habit of saving regularly, even saving small amounts, are well on their way to financial success. It’s important to open a bank or credit union account so it will be simple and easy to save regularly. Then, use the savings to plan for life events and to be ready for unplann…