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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

Winter 2021

Dec 7, 2020 - Jan 16, 2021
William Norton
Base Cost: $1,425 ($475/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Start date: Dec 07, 2020
End date: Jan 16, 2021
Last day to add: Dec 11, 2020
Last day to drop: Dec 11, 2020
Last day to withdraw: Dec 31, 2020