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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Special Topics- Personal Finance and Investing


Students will be introduced to the lifelong skill of personal finance and investing. Topics of importance will include management of your personal credit score, becoming an efficient consumer, dollar cost averaging & the power of compounding, proper investment allocation and many other concepts that, if followed properly, will lead to financial security throughout your working career and into retirement.
Course Details

Summer 2021

Jul 6, 2021 - Aug 13, 2021
Emily Must
Base Cost: $1,425 ($475/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Start date: Jul 06, 2021
End date: Aug 13, 2021
Last day to add: Jul 12, 2021
Last day to drop: Jul 12, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Jul 28, 2021