STL Learning Center

Retirement in the 21st Century

The Lodge Des Peres

April 21st & 28th
April 23rd & 30th
April 25th & May 2nd

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Course Materials Provided

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Retirement in the 21st Century

St. Charles Community College

May 9th & 16th
May 12th & 19th
May 14th & 21st

or Call (314) 266-3190
Course Materials Provided

Your privacy is important to us and we protect it with industry-standard security measures.

Retirement in the 21st Century

Tuesdays
April 21st & 28th
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Thursdays
April 23rd & 30th
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Saturdays
April 25th & May 2nd
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

The Lodge: Des Peres
1050 Des Peres Road
Des Peres, MO 63131

Retirement in the 21st Century

Saturdays
May 9th & 16th
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Tuesdays
May 12th & 19th
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Thursdays
May 14th & 21st
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

St. Charles Community College
4601 Mid Rives Mall Drive
Social Sciences Building, Room SSB 1207
Cottleville, MO 63376


Meet Your Instructors


Steven Aul

Steven Aul graduated from Ball State with a bachelor’s degree in accounting; he holds ChFC, CLU, and RICP designations and is an Investment Advisor Representative. He is a recognized financial commentator, co-author, radio host, and licensed insurance agent.

Known to his colleagues and clients as a seasoned and experienced independent financial professional, he regularly conducts financial workshops and hosts The Aul Financial Hour — Your Money Matters radio show on KMOX 1120 AM Saturday at 7 a.m. & 3 p.m. Steve has also co-written articles for CNN Money, Fortune, and Money.

Steve resides in Ballwin with his wife, Lori, and their dog, Sophie. His passions include motorcycles, scuba diving, Corvettes, volunteering with local charities, participating in church activities, and spending time with his family.

Mel Brandon

Mel Brandon has been an educator and insurance professional in the financial industry for over 30 years. From 1999 to 2010, Mel acted as a mentor to other financial professionals across the country. Much of that time was also spent as a highly sought-after public speaker and trainer.

Mel lives in Ballwin and enjoys exploring the many cultural aspects of St. Louis. Mel loves to write and create materials used to help people better understand the financial and insurance world. Mel co-wrote the published articles previously mentioned and produces much of the presentation material used in the practice.

Deanna Orf

Deanna Orf is passionate about helping others, especially independent women, become intentional and excited about managing their financial future. After ten years as a self-proclaimed “Domestic CEO” to her seven children, Deanna began her career as a financial advisor in 2007, building a strong foundation of expertise in coaching and protecting her clients. During the recession, she actively worked with clients to ease concerns, identify opportunities and mitigate losses as part of rebuilding their individual investment and retirement savings plans. Deanna is committed to helping others design their own financial road map to achieve the lifestyle they envision for themselves and their family. In addition to financial consulting and advisory services, Deanna is developing educational workshops to engage and empower women to invest in themselves and their financial future.


Upcoming Courses


Retirement in the 21st Century

Tuesdays
April 21st & 28th
The Lodge Des Peres

Thursdays
April 23rd & 30th
The Lodge Des Peres

Saturdays
April 25th & May 2nd
The Lodge Des Peres

Retirement Today

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Contact Us

(314) 266-3190