Personal Finance and Accounting

live: $ 425

rec.: $ 375

  • Overview
  • Curriculum
  • Teacher

TUESDAY 3:15 - 4:30 pm EST

Prerequisite: None

In this class, students discover how to handle their personal finances and learn about standard accounting practices. The personal finance portion covers financial planning, banking, credit, investing, and protecting your financial future. With accounting, students learn about recording transactions, financial statements, business structures, filing taxes, and more. This life skill class prepares students for the responsibility and benefits of money management. 

Weekly homework reinforces the skills taught in class and the teacher is available during live office hours and by email to assist students. Assignments are graded and students receive a mid-term report as well as a year-end course credit report. Students may take this class for Honors credit. The Honors option costs an additional $25 per class. Be sure to check Honors on the registration form.

  • Books / Textbooks
    • Glencoe Accounting: First Year Course 2006 by McGraw-Hill Education
    • Personal Finance, Student Edition by Les R. Dlabay, et al.
  • Other Materials
    • No other materials required

Carmen Cox

Carmen Cox lives in Buffalo, NC. She is a homeschool mom of two children, Cobey and Claire. Carmen enjoys reading and traveling. Her passion lies in history and politics. 

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