Special Topics- Personal Finance: Smart Money

Planning for your financial future can be overwhelming and scary, so start with your best financial foot forward. Explore everything from setting goals to planning for retirement and all of the intricacies of spending money that fall in between. Determine your net worth, income and expenses and financial ratios, for budgets, savings schedule, and debt and credit management. Learn about insurance, how to develop a retirement, investment and basic estate plan. Gain tools to adapt your plans as your career, goals and objectives evolve throughout your life. In the end, knowing how interest, risk, return, inflation, and taxes impact your debts and assets, will help you understand the structure of the financial services industry and how to navigate its changing landscape. Must be comfortable with Excel. Part of the Bachelor of Business Administration online.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Accounting
Accounting and Finance
Business/Management
Finance
Finance and Operations Management
Number: 
FINANCE 197P
Semester: 
Winter 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 to Thursday, December 29, 2016
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