Personal Finance 101

Course Description:

This comprehensive course equips you with the essential knowledge and practical skills to manage your finances effectively. Through engaging videos, downloadable documents, and interactive exercises, you’ll gain a solid foundation in personal finance, covering budgeting, saving, debt management, and building your financial future. Learn to track your spending, create a realistic budget, build an emergency fund, and develop strategies to manage debt. By the end of the course, you’ll be empowered to make informed financial decisions and take control of your financial journey towards freedom.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand core personal finance concepts like budgeting, saving, and debt management.
  • Develop a personalized budget that aligns with your income and expenses.
  • Identify different savings goals and develop strategies to achieve them.
  • Create a plan for managing and eliminating debt effectively.
  • Gain the knowledge and confidence to make informed financial decisions.
  • Develop a foundation for building long-term financial security.

Course Completion:

This course is designed for self-paced learning. There are no formal assessments. However, each module includes downloadable documents to solidify your learning and offers opportunities for self-reflection on the presented concepts. Complete the interactive exercises within the documents to personalize your financial plan. Track your progress and refine your strategies as you move towards achieving your financial goals.

Additional Notes:

  • The course leverages high-quality YouTube videos from personal finance experts, financial advisors, and experienced educators.
  • Documents provide deeper dives into key topics, offer practical tips and strategies, and suggest additional resources for further exploration.
  • Consider creating a supplementary resource list suggesting books, articles, or online tools for budgeting, debt management, and personal finance management.