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Young adults get jump on personal finance

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ALOHA, Ore. – It’s never too early to get your finances in shape. A Portland Community College non-credit class, especially designed for young adults, takes you through the ropes of personal finance. Take the time to learn what it takes to set financial goals and make a budget to insure financial security in the future with Personal Finance for Young Adults. Instructor Catherine Nicholson will cover the most important building blocks for long-term success including credit cards, checking accounts and basic investing tips. The class is geared toward young adults ages 16 to 29. The one-evening class will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, in Room 1540 at the Washington County Workforce Training Center, 18624 N.W. Walker Road. Cost is $19. For more information, contact PCC Community Education at 503-533-2708.

About James Hill

James G. Hill, an award-winning journalist and public relations writer, has been the Communications Specialist for the Office of Public Affairs at Portland Community College since November of 1999. A graduate of Portland State University, J... more »


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