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Finance 102: Personal Finance has been evaluated and recommended for 3 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and universities. The course contains engaging lessons, expert instruction and interactive self-assessment quizzes. Complete the course to get a head start on your degree!
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11 chapters in Finance 102: Personal Finance

Ch 1. Introduction to Personal Financial Planning {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[59877].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Introduction to Personal Finance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52984].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52984].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Personal Financial Advisors & Financial Decision Making Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59878].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59878].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Opportunity Cost: Definition & Real World Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Calculate Opportunity Cost Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1914].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1914].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Personal Finance Planning: Taxes, Assets & Investing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Consumer Skills & Personal Financial Planning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40550].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40550].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Present and Future Value: Calculating the Time Value of Money Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1984].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1984].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Financial Goal: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7476].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7476].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Calculating a Personal Cash Flow Statement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Personal Balance Sheet: Uses & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Create a Personal Budget: Tools & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Importance of Allowance in Personal Budgeting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83263].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83263].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Spending Money Wisely as a US Consumer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47250].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47250].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Household Budgets & Personal Financial Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62015].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62015].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Preparing & Responding to Changes in Income Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83264].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83264].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Net Worth: Personal Assets & Liabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Purpose & Types of Personal Taxes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59892].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59892].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Federal Tax System: Filing Taxes & Auditing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59893].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59893].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Progressive Tax System: Definition, Pros & Cons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15733].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15733].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Payroll Tax? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15722].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15722].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Income Tax: Tax Liability & Deductions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59894].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59894].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Corporate Tax Rate: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Understanding the Progressive Tax Code Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2005].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2005].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Income Tax Issues in Personal Investments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Personal Tax Planning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Credit & Debt in Personal Finance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Factors That Affect Credit Worthiness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48252].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48252].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Personal Bankruptcy: Law & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62016].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62016].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Creditor Rights in Bankruptcy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12638].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12638].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Financing? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9603].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9603].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Consumer Credit: Types & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Is Credit Protection? - Laws & Services Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11788].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11788].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Personal Credit Report: Explanation of Contributing Factors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Personal Loans: Loan Maturity & Interest Rates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Choosing a Life Insurance Policy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Personal Property & Liability Insurance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is an Umbrella Policy? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83265].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83265].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Health Insurance: Types & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Health Insurance and Health Care: Overview, Roles & Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18527].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18527].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Medicare and Medicaid: Definitions & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83262].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83262].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Unemployment Insurance: Definition and Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15590].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15590].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Basics of Pet Health Insurance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54300].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54300].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Types of Interest Rates & Investments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42936].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42936].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Online Financial Investment Resources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Financial Assets: Money, Stocks & Bonds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Are Money Market Funds? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Annuities: Types & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Investment Opportunities in Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Investment Opportunities in Stocks and Bonds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Are Dividends? - Investing in Stocks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Calculate Earnings Per Share: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How Indicators Influence Market Conditions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Types of Real Estate Investments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47287].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47287].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Return on Investment: Definition, Formula & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Sources of Income in Retirement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Social Security: Legislation and Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Understanding Retirement and Pension Plans Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Is a SEP IRA? - Definition, Requirements, Rules & Contributions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is a Rollover IRA? - Definition, Rules & Sample Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Cost of Living Adjustment: History & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15844].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15844].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Wills: Validity, Changes & Probate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Interest in Real Property: Types of Estates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Estate Planning: Taxes, Trusts & Gifts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59904].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59904].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Transferring Property Rights to a Personal or Family Trust Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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