Chinook Learning Services will offer the Basics of Investing course beginning in February 2016. The course content was developed by the ASC and will be delivered by Chinook. Whether or not you are already investing, you know that it can be a complicated and overwhelming process. if you would like to increase your investing knowledge, this course is for you.
This course will provide you with an overview of investing, including basic knowledge to make a well-informed decision when you are presented with an investment opportunity. All information is practical and unbiased, and the instructor does not recommend or sell any specific products.
Topics include: an overview of the stock market, investing and compound interest, types of investments, financial planning and advisors, fees and charges, risk and return, tax considerations, investment scams, and protecting your money.