| Aug 9, 2011
| 8:51 PM
Orange Coast College is hosting a retirement planning workshop from 9 a.m. to noon, Aug. 20 and Aug. 27, in Social Science, Room 104.
The workshop is $59 and includes a 226-page illustrated textbook. Parking is free.
The college is located at 2701...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 6:52 AM
Want to wisely spend, save and invest?
Two free programs are offering money management classes Saturday, with certified financial planners holding one in Hollywood and a credit union sponsoring another in Plantation.
In Hollywood, the financial planners...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 3:30 PM
At a time when pension payments are straining government budgets nationwide, forcing layoffs of teachers, police and other municipal workers, investigators arrest nearly a dozen people in connection with what prosecutors call a pension scam that has...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:31 PM
A reader in Tuesday's online chat wondered: Should we pay our property taxes in 2011 or wait until 2012?
Certified financial planner Harold Evensky promptly answered back: "You should pay now."
He gave two reasons:
The first is that "the earlier you...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 8:34 AM
Retirement Planning Tips
Determine your desired retirement date and cost.
First, take a look at when you hope to retire and how long you anticipate to be retired. A safe estimate is between 30 - 40 years. People are living longer and their...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 6:30 AM
You can't figure out how to save more out of your paycheck. You don't even know where the heck your money is going.
There's a solution: You can learn how to manage your money at free classes and one-on-one counseling sessions during South Florida...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 5:07 AM
The end of the year is the traditional time for making gifts. For 2011, you may give up to $13,000 to a person without incurring any federal gift tax liability (the $13,000 annual limit applies to each donee). If you are married, you...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 7:16 PM
Orange Coast College is offering the community the chance to prepare themselves for retirement.
OCC is hosting two, two-day retirement planning workshops starting Saturday morning on campus.
The seminars are $59 a session and come with a 226-page...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 6:52 PM
Trunk Show at Bloomingdale's
Bloomingdale's at Fashion Island in Newport Beach hosts the Rebecca Jewelry Trunk Show from noon to 5 p.m. in Fine Accessories, Level One. For more information, call (949) 729-6811.
The Art of Entertaining...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 7:13 PM
Simchat Shabbat Service
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds a special Simchat Shabbat, featuring a live performance by the Simcha Band at 6 p.m. in the Sonenshine Sanctuary. Guests are welcome. For more information, call...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 7:41 PM
Orange County rock icon Greg Topper performs with his band the first, third and fifth Saturday of each month at Pierce Street Annex, 330 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa. The free shows are from 5 to 8 p.m. and 21 and older only. This...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 12:07 PM
Multiple area locations
It has now been more than two years since JP Morgan Chase banks arrived on the West Coast, opening a majority of its branches (and jobs in Southern California. Offering a wide range of services to its...