Personal Finance

Course ID
PRFN100
Department
General Education
Level
Undergraduate
Instructor
Juliana DeSouza
Semester
Credit
3.000

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic terminology, concepts, and practices of personal finance. It will introduce the concepts of managing personal finances; inflation and recession; tax problems; insurance; annuities; credit; budgeting; financial planning; home ownership; bank accounts; investments; and social insurance programs. Further it will provide the foundation needed to understand and discuss the “language” of routine financial activities and provide a solid foundation for future studies.

The PLP in Drafting Legislation, Regulation, and Policy has been offered by the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies with considerable success since 2004.