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PUBLISHED 2020-2021 Credit Catalog 
    
PUBLISHED 2020-2021 Credit Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BFIN 255 - Personal Financial Planning


Course Description:
Personal Financial Planning is an introductory course offering the student a solid foundation in financial principles. The goal of understanding personal financial planning is to achieve personal economic satisfaction. Significant areas that will be covered will be setting financial goals, budgeting, income taxes, insurance, investment products, and retirement/estate planning.

3 Credits

Required Materials
CONTINUING EDUCATION CALENDAR

Required Materials:

A textbook is required for this course. Please refer to current booklist on the SAIT Bookstore website (http://bookstore.sait.ca).

 


NETWORK LEARNING CALENDAR

Required Materials:

A textbook is required for this course. Please refer to current booklist on the SAIT Bookstore website (http://bookstore.sait.ca).

Software Requirements:

  • Microsoft Office 2007 or higher, and
  • One of:
    • Internet Explorer,
    • Mozilla Firefox, or
    • Google Chrome.

Important Notes:

You begin on the listed start date. Your end date is based on the length of the course. You are required to meet any assessment deadlines set by the instructor.

One two-month course extension may be purchased up to two business days prior to your course end date.

For more information about online learning, contact distance.education@sait.ca.


ACADEMIC CALENDAR

 
Technical Requirements

  • Required Materials - A textbook is required for this course. Please refer to current booklist on the SAIT Bookstore website (http://bookstore.sait.ca).
  • Distance Education students
    • Software Requirements:
      • One of:
        • Internet Explorer,
        • Mozilla Firefox, or
        • Google Chrome.
      • Microsoft Office 2007 or higher, and
  • Important Notes:

    • You begin on the listed start date. Your end date is based on the length of the course. You are required to meet any assessment deadlines set by the instructor.

    • One two-month course extension may be purchased up to two business days prior to your course end date.

    • For more information about online learning, contact distance.education@sait.ca.



Equivalent(s):
BFIN 1255
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