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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.
- 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
- 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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