Acquaints students with the world of finance from their personal perspective. Shows students how to assess their current financial situation; provides tools and develops skills for planning aspects of their personal finance. Students discover how to budget, use services offered from financial institutions and other financial providers, handle large purchases, manage credit (including credit cards, student loans, and personal loans), determine insurance requirements, view retirement options, and are introduced to investment fundamentals and estate planning. Relevant to students of all majors in providing information and skills valuable throughout life. Falls and Springs. (SSDI)
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.