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assignment Level : Intermediate
label Finance
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Personal and Family Financial Planning will address many critical personal financial management topics in order to help you learn prudent habits both while in school and throughout your lifetime.

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  • Week 1 - Understanding Personal Finance
    Path to financial security and time value of money.
  • Week 2 - Financial Statements, Tools, and Budgets
    Managing your flows and reviewing your statements.
  • Week 3 - Managing Income Taxes
    Income tax basics.
  • Week 4 - Building and Maintaining Good Credit
    Credit basics.
  • Week 5 - Managing Risk
    Risk management basics and insurance overview.
  • Week 6 - Investment Fundamentals
    Rules of investing; Debt and equity.
  • Week 7 - Investing Through Mutual Funds
    Mutual funds and managed portfolios; create a personal investment plan.
  • Week 8 - Personal Plan of Action
    Putting your personal plan together.
  • Week 9 - Bonus Module


Michael S. Gutter, Ph.D.
Family, Youth & Community Science


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