Personal Finance and Financial Institutions FA4 (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Provides the background for making personal financial decisions within a social and institutional context and developing future financial plans. Shows how to set financial goals, devise strategies to attain them, and understand the tradeoffs inherent in the decision-making process. Includes cash flow control, banking, credit, taxes, financing houses and automobiles, insurance, investments, and estate planning. Note: Students may not receive credit toward a degree for both FIN-200 and FIN-197, FIN-198, or FIN-199.