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Fundamentals of Investing for Retirees

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Fundamentals of Investing for Retirees

Designed to help investors become more confident about making financial decisions, the easy-to-grasp format of this class provides a broad knowledge of investments preferred by investors approaching or already in retirement. Learn the ins and outs of stocks, bonds, mutual funds, annuities and more. Topics include: recognizing risk, controlling the tax impact of IRA withdrawals, avoiding common investment mistakes, and simple risk reducing strategies that anyone can use. No investments will be offered or promoted.

YC Fundamentals of Investing for Retirees:  

Click this link to be transferred to the Yavapai College site for registration.  Wednesdays, 10/4/2017 - 10/18/2017;  2:00 - 4:00 PM

William T. Hepburn

Biographical Sketch 


Will Hepburn is the President and Chief Investment Officer of Hepburn Capital Management, LLC, in Prescott, Arizona. He specializes in developing, implementing and teaching innovative investment strategies that Adapt to Changing Markets®.

Will began helping clients make smart decisions with their money in 1977. He practiced as a Certified Financial Planner from 1994-2006, and currently focuses exclusively on investment management.

His academic record includes a major in business and economics at Ottawa University where he studied under Dr. Wayne Angell, a former Federal Reserve Board Governor prior to transferring to the Institute of Computer Technology in Chicago where he graduated first in his class. He has also completed a number of post-graduate level courses with the College for Financial Planning in Denver.

Will is also a college instructor. He taught classes on investments and estate planning at Yavapai College in Prescott, AZ for 20 years. His articles on financial topics have been published nationally and his ideas have been included in best-selling books such as Rich Dad, Poor Dad, by Robert Kiyosaki and leading investment newsletters such as Dow Theory Letters and John Mauldin’s Thoughts from the Front Line. In addition, he frequently gives expert interviews to national media, including InvestmentNews, Kiplingers, Forbes, Fortune, CNNMoney and The Wall Street Journal. Will is a past-president and currently on the Board of the National Association of Active Investment Managers (NAAIM).

Among his many community activities, Will is a member of the Industrial Development Authority for the City of Prescott, served on the board of the Yavapai County Community Foundation, established the endowment fund at the Lloyd Rowe Adult Center in Prescott, and is past president of his church board. Will lives in Prescott, Arizona.


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Will Hepburn is the President and founder of Hepburn Capital Management. His career helping investors with financial decisions spans 4 decades. Over the years Will has developed several innovative investment strategies that Adapt to Changing Markets®.

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