Essentials of Personal Finance | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Essentials of Personal Finance

1.00 credit hours

This course will provide students of all disciplines with an essential foundation in personal finance. The course will focus on four core areas of personal finance: 1) Budgeting & saving, 2) Investing, 3) Obtaining credit & controlling debt, and 4) Minimizing financial risk through the use of insurance. The course will also cover the essentials of personal taxation, retirement planning, and estate planning. This course will enable students to gain the fundamental knowledge and skills needed to make wise financial decisions as they move forward in life, which in turn will impact their ability to function as productive leaders in the workplace and financially literate citizens. A student may not receive credit for both MGMT 205 and MGMT 395 with the topic Achieving Personal Financial Security.

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Karen Braun (Spring 2021)

NOTE: Instructors and offerings vary by semester. Visit the Schedule of Classes for the most up-to-date information.