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Friends of MCC to offer ‘successful future’ seminars

CRYSTAL LAKE – The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation has developed a series of seminars called “MCC Educational Seminar Series: Helping You Build a Successful Future.”

This monthly seminar series will kick off from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Luecht Conference Center at McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14.

The series will open with “Paying for College: For Your Children, Grandchildren and Yourself,” presented by Chris Werner, vice president of External Wholesales at Oppenheimer Funds Inc.

The series features financial and success-oriented topics to inform community members about financial matters that affect them, including paying for college, insurance options after age 65, market outlook for 2013, tax updates, the value of saving money and philanthropic giving.

The following are seminars are scheduled through January 2013:

• October: Financial Aid Options and Long-Term Investments

• November: Discovering your Insurance Options After 65

• December: Market Update and Outlook for 2013

• January 2013: Tax Update

The seminars are free and open to the public. Walk-ins are welcome, but registration is strongly encouraged. To reserve a seat or view the schedule, visit

For information, call the Friends of McHenry County College Foundation Office at 815-455-8721.


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