Lessons in Personal Finance
“Good credit? No Credit? No problem! Almost one-third of college students, when reflecting back on their freshman year, admit that they were not very well prepared for personal money management on campus as reported by National Financial Educators Council. Financial literacy is shown to play a significant role in financial well-being alter in life. According, this course aims to provide the fundamentals of personal finance. Topics will include, but are not limited to, banking, savings and credit, basic investment vehicles (stocks, bonds, mutual funds), risk and return, employee benefits and retirement, and investing psychology.