Personal Finance Syllabus

Personal Finance Syllabus

Charles A. Patterson 


Goals and Decision Making         

            Opportunity Costs and the Economic Way of Making Decisions

            Short term, Intermediate and Long Range Goals

            Financial Planning Basics


Careers and Planning

            Factors Affecting Income

            Career Choices

            Employee Benefits


Banking Services

            Types of Institutions

            Checking Account Management

            Debit Cards


Saving and Investing

            Why Save?

            Types of Investments

            Evaluate Risk and Reward


            Why Credit Matters  

            Factors Affecting Creditworthiness

            The Downside of Debt


Consumer Skills

            Shopping Wisely

            Buying A House

            Buying A Car



            Income and Expenses

            Tracking Spending Patterns


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