Personal Financial Planning (with Xtra! Access Card and Stock-Trak Coupon)

by ;
  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2005-11-04
  • Publisher: South-Western College Pub
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $221.33 Save up to $6.64
  • Buy New
    Add to Cart Free Shipping


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


This text, now in its tenth edition, is clear and concise with shorter chapters that allow for flexible course organization without compromising coverage. Designed as a mid-level approach to personal financial planning, this text is written in a conversational style with many real-life examples. The life-cycle approach, practical applications, and decision-making focus are reinforced with expert advice, helpful tools, and real-life examples.

Table of Contents

Part One: FOUNDATIONS OF FINANCIAL PLANNING. 1. Understanding the Financial Planning Process. 3. Managing Your Taxes. PART TWO. MANAGING BASIC ASSETS. 4. Managing Your Cash and Savings. 5. Making Automobile and Housing Decisions. Part Three: MANAGING CREDIT. 6. Borrowing On Open Account. 7. Using Consumer Loans. Part Four: MANAGING INSURANCE NEEDS. 8. Insuring Your Life. 9. Insuring Your Health. 10. Protecting Your Property. Part Five: MANAGING INVESTMENTS. 11. Investment Planning. 12. Investing in Stocks and Bonds. 13. Investing in Mutual Funds. Part Six: RETIREMENT AND ESTATE PLANNING. 14. Planning for Retirement. 15. Preserving Your Estate. Appendices: Appendix A. Table of Future Value Factors. Appendix B. Table of Future Value of Annuity Factors. Appendix C. Table of Present Value Factors. Appendix D. Table of Present Value of Annuity Factors.

Rewards Program

Write a Review