There are various choices of capital available to consumers including saving, investing, and borrowing money.
What are the ways in which consumers can save money?
What are the ways in which consumers can invest money?
What opportunities exist for consumers to borrow money?
Students will understand the goals and elements of forming a personal finance plan that may or may not include financial investments.
Students will identify and explain how people invest in stocks.
What are the benefits that people gain by saving money?
What are the goals and elements of a personal financial plan?
How do financial investment and real investment differ?
Why and how do people invest in stocks?
What factors influence stock prices?
savings rate, disposable income, maturity
budget, investment, venture capital
brokers, investment bank