Hagerstown Community College's Center for Continuing Education is offering an introductory finance course called "Understanding the Stock Market."
The course is taught by HCC instructor Gaye McGovern and will cover the basics needed to understand the stock market, including topics such as asset classes; savings versus investing; risk and reward; how to invest in stocks, bonds and cash equivalents; and how to find investments that will help you meet your long-term financial goals.
The course is Feb. 7 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at HCC's Valley Mall Center. The cost is $35. For more information or to register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236.