FINN 3003 Personal Financial Management

Course Related Links


Yahoo Finance

Bloomberg - great for economic news calendar

Reuters - good for stock analysis

The Wall Street Journal

The Economist

CNN Money

USA Today - Money Section

"Percents and Sensibility" - personal finance and financial markets in Britain during 18th and 19th centuries

Perfect life, according to Lending Tree

Perfect life in reality

Suze Orman on personal financial management

Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry

Pound Foolish - The New York Times review

Female investors often beat men

From Millennial to millionaire - in 5 steps Yeah, right... Here's the truth...

College graduates share their thoughts on money and their finances

Feel a warm and cozy (and free!) advice from "Financial Health Banker"

The Mystery of the Millionaire Hermit

College majors with highest salaries (Business Insider, 2019)

College majors with highest salaries (PayScale, 2019)

College majors with highest salaries (Forbes, 2019)

College majors with highest salaries (, 2019)

No, your job interview is not going to be like that...

Nor will your job will be like that...

How to hide money from IRS (unsuccessfully)...

The best of E-trade commercials

The right way to pick stocks if you believe in market efficiency!

What really happens on E-Trade...

From "The Devil's Financial Dictionary"

Folklore of Finance

5 mistakes that can tank your credit score fast

4 tips to increase your credit score fast

Personal finance in Russia... You may never see your pet again!

How a lying 'social engineer' hacked Wal-Mart (about talking on the phone to people you don't know)

Invest in 401(k) or buy a home?

Why your home is a worse investment than you think

I hear you, but your home is still a lousy investment

A good perspectice on real estate commissions

Delayed gratification - that's what investing is all about!

Delayed gratification - an in-depth article from The New Yorker

Don't Eat the Marshmallow ... Yet

Pink Sheets, the Wild West of Wall Street - that's what "Boiler Room" is all about

A WSJ article about the tough world of short-selling

Lumber Liquidators were exposed by a short-seller!!!

Mutual Funds - Great Industry to Be In! (from The Economist in 2008)

Mutual funds are not any better now than they were in 2008 (from The Economist in 2015)

Investment: Loser's Game (from Financial Times)

Good Investments vs. Good Track Records (from The Economist)

Investing: Nobody Knows Anything!!! (from The Economist)

Jack Bogle - the creator of the first S&P 500 index fund

Peter Lynch - ran Fidelity Magellan (the most sccessfule mutual fund ever)