Business and Financial Planning

Learn new ways to make and save money or explore the steps you need to secure a comfortable retirement.

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Medicare 101

The instructor will provide step-by-step instructions on everything everyone needs to know about Medicare. The instructor will advise all that needs to be done (and everything that doesn’t), as well as go over the A/B/C/Ds of Medicare and educate the student so no one will ever have to worry about penalties                                  

Course sections on 2/21 & 5/8 will be held in Daycare Center , Room B06

Course on 4/10 will be held at HVCC South, 20 Warren Street, Albany, NY

Candy Marero, Instructor

Medicare 101
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Wednesday, 5/8
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
ZBFP-080 602 9 seats left $12

NYS Notary Signing Agent

If you are currently a New York State notary public and always wanted to explore earning additional income with your current notary commission, this seminar is for you !After completing this basic introductory course, you will have the opportunity to work on a freelance basis in your own independent business by working with mortgage, title and signing companies who will hire you on a per-job assignment, where you may earn from $75 to $150 or more for notarizing and presenting mortgage loan documents. All materials are included in this course, which features a step-by-step guide book, sample loan documents, 20-page mortgage glossary and a YouTube mock loan signing. Course fee includes a $15 materials fee.

Course will be held in DCC, Room B06

Victor Bujanow, Instructor

NYS Notary Signing Agent
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Thursday, 5/2
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
ZBFP-078 600 15 seats left $54

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Community, Professional and Workforce Development

Fitzgibbons Health Technologies Center, Room 334

Fax: (518) 629-8103

Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer 2023 Hours (May 22 - July 28): Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Friday, Closed
(excluding college holidays and vacations)