CULLOWHEE – It is never too early to start planning for retirement.
That is why Western Carolina University’s Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment will be offering a three-part “Retirement Planning Now” course from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. on April 2, 4 and 9, at WCU Biltmore Park in Asheville.
“As an educational experience, Retirement Planning Now contains something for everyone,” said one of the course instructors Jacob Sadler, Certified Financial Planner. “We address financial issues that pertain to most people as they prepare for retirement. The course will help participants develop a framework for their retirement plan, and covers information that can help to align personal finances with personal values in order to accomplish your most important goals in life.”
This course is designed to deliver comprehensive, objective information to help participants achieve their most important financial goals.
Many key aspects of planning for retirement such as income tax planning, retirement income and expenses, risk management, investment management, and estate planning will be covered.
The course also touches on retirement lifestyle planning, goal setting and discusses many retirement roadblocks and mistakes.
“Whether you plan to retire 20 years from now or have just recently retired, the information you learn in this class can deliver rewards throughout your lifetime,” added Sadler. “You went to school to prepare for your career. Now it’s time to prepare for your retirement.”
The registration fee for this course is $79. Visit pdp.wcu.edu or call 828-227-7397 to register.
WCU’s Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment, as part of the Division of Educational Outreach, provides opportunities to individuals to further their careers through education and training.