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Ch 32: Personal Finance Basics

About This Chapter

Brush up on personal finance fundamentals with this collection of fun online lessons and quizzes. These resources are designed to boost your personal finance knowledge and skills and help you get ready for upcoming exams.

Personal Finance Basics - Chapter Summary

This chapter provides a high-level overview of basic personal finance topics. Our short and simple video lessons define and explain personal finance topics in a way that's easy to understand and remember. You'll take a look at personal budgets and taxes, the progressive tax system, personal finance tools and more. By the end of the chapter, you'll be able to:

  • Explain fundamental personal finance concepts
  • Use various tools to create a personal budget
  • Compare different types of personal taxes
  • Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of the progressive tax system

Following each lesson is a short self-assessment quiz to help you retain the information. The chapter is available 24/7, and you can use any Internet-connected device to study. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to our instructors at any time. Printable lesson transcripts are also included to help you study offline.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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