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ECO8105

Course
ECO8105
Course Title
Principles of Financial Planning for Women

Description

Whether you are single or married, finances are much more complicated today than they were in your grandmother's day. Discover the unique challenges that women face in today's economy and equip yourself with the tools to become an independent and involved financial planner.

Objectives

•   Understanding the basics of personal planning.

•   Learn what resources are available to the single person

•   Learn how to take charge of and manage personal assets

Content

I.    Short term and long term financial goals     

II.   Financial definitions    

III.  Calculating Net worth

IV.  Building a financial foundation

V.   Rule of 72

VI.  Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid

VII.  Estate Planning

VII.  Finding reliable information

Prerequisites

None   

Method of Instruction

Lecture

Evaluation

None