Business and Personal Finance, Student Edition by McGraw-Hill

By McGraw-Hill

Glencoe enterprise and private Finance exhibits highschool scholars how you can deal with their own funds now and sooner or later. this system is helping scholars become aware of that they're already making monetary judgements, indicates them how their judgements impact their destiny, and permits scholars to determine the company functions of finance. High-interest gains, an enticing visible software, and easy-to-read content material make this system valuable for all sorts of novices.

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When there is a high demand for an item, such as a popular toy, or when a company cannot manufacture enough of a certain product to keep up with the demand, the price of the product rises. When there is little demand for a product, or when a company produces more than it can sell, the price of the product drops. 14 Unit 1 Planning Personal Finances Financial Institutions Most people do business with financial institutions, which include banks, credit unions, savings and loan associations, insurance companies, and investment companies.

Chapter 1 Personal Financial Planning 25 Chapter 1 Review & Activities CHAPTER SUMMARY • Personal financial planning means managing your money (spending, saving, and investing) so that you can achieve financial independence and security. • The six steps of financial planning are: (1) Determine your current financial situation; (2) develop financial goals; (3) identify alternative courses of action; (4) evaluate alternatives; 5) create and use your financial plan of action; and (6) review and revise your plan.

Industry trends are affected by factors such as foreign competition and the changing and expanding uses of technology. You need to know where you are, where you want to go, when you want to arrive, and how you are going to get there. 1 Personal and Career Interests Make a list of things you enjoy doing. Think about how you could turn an activity like that into a career. 2 Career Skills Think about work experiences you have already had. Which ones did you like? Which ones did not go so well? What skills did you learn?

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