Introduction to Personal Finance
Welcome to Introduction to Personal Finance! In this course, you’ll learn the tools to make educated financial decisions as you start making money and gaining more independence.
Whether you're in high school planning for what comes next, a college student balancing tuition and a paycheck, or a young professional just starting your career, this course will go through the basics of personal finance to help you get your best start in the real world.
Learn how to start saving money, the types of accounts you can put it in, and why interest isn't always a bad thing.
Let your employee benefits work for you by understanding what may be offered by your current or future employer and how it can help you reach your financial goals.
Start your investment journey by learning about the types of investment accounts, the types of assets you can hold in your portfolio, and how investing can help you grow your wealth.
Be ready for the big ticket items with the important inrformation you'll need before you get your first car, move into your first apartment, or apply for a mortgage on your dream home.
Andrew Harrell, CFP ®
Jacki Dunn, CFP®
Make your way through eight courses taught by BFG advisors who were in your shoes not too long ago. Each course features an educational, narrated slideshow and a 10-question quiz to make sure you understand the important points.
Taking Interest Quiz
Save It Quiz
Cost of College
Cost of College Quiz
Employee Benefits Quiz
I'm Invested Quiz
Tax Season - Final
Tax Season Quiz
The Big Ticket
The Big Ticket Quiz