Business and Personal Finance, Student Edition / Edition 1

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Glencoe Business and Personal Finance shows high school students how to manage their personal finances now and in the future. The program helps students realize that they are already making financial decisions, shows them how their decisions affect their future, and allows students to see the business applications of finance. High-interest features, an engaging visual program, and easy-to-read content make the program useful for all types of learners.
Real-World Application assessment promotes critical thinking skills and links finance to other fields of study.
Standard & Poor's Q&A presents questions and answers from the leaders in financial information, Standard & Poor's.
Standard & Poor's Case Study includes an analysis and recommendation from Standard & Poor's, as well as three critical thinking questions.
What's Your Financial ID? consists of short self-assessment quizzes that directly apply personal finance to the student's life.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078687129
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 1/3/2006
  • Edition description: Student
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 777
  • Sales rank: 1,436,703
  • Product dimensions: 21.00 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.40 (d)

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Table of Contents

Glencoe Business and Personal Finance © 2007

Unit 1 - Planning Personal Finances

Chapter 1: Personal Financial Planning
Chapter 2: Financial Aspects and Career Planning
Chapter 3: Money Management Strategies
Chapter 4: Consumer Purchasing Strategies and Legal Protections

Unit 2 - Banking and Credit

Chapter 5: Banking
Chapter 6: Consumer Credit
Chapter 7: The Finances of Housing

Unit 3 - Investing Your Financial Resources

Chapter 8: The Fundamentals of Investing
Chapter 9: Stocks
Chapter 10: Bonds and Mutual Funds
Chapter 11: Real Estate and Other Investment Alternatives

Unit 4 - Protecting Your Finances

Chapter 12: Planning Your Tax Strategy
Chapter 13: Home and Automobile Insurance
Chapter 14: Health, Disability, and Life Insurance
Chapter 15: Retirement and Estate Planning

Unit 5 - Introduction to Business Finance

Chapter 16: Introduction to Financial Management for Business
Chapter 17: Sources of Funding
Chapter 18: Financial Accounting
Chapter 19: Managing Payroll and Inventory

Unit 6 - Organization and Financial Planning

Chapter 20: Types of Business Ownership
Chapter 21: Developing a Financial Plan
Chapter 22: Pricing, Costing, and Growth

Appendix: Math Skills Builder
Index A (alphabetical)
Index B (features)

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