Focus on Personal Finance
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  • Chapter 1 Personal Financial Planning in Action 
  • Chapter 2 Money Management Skills 
  • Chapter 3 Taxes in Your Financial Plan
  • Chapter 4 Financial Services: Savings Plans and Payment Accounts 
  • Chapter 5 Consumer Credit: Advantages, Disadvantages, Sources, and Costs 
  • Chapter 6 Consumer Purchasing Strategies and Wise Buying of Motor Vehicles 
  • Chapter 7 Selecting and Financing Housing 
  • Chapter 8 Home and Automobile Insurance 
  • Chapter 9 Health and Disability Income Insurance 
  • Chapter 10 Financial Planning with Life Insurance 
  • Chapter 11 Investing Basics and Evaluating Bonds 
  • Chapter 12 Investing in Stocks 
  • Chapter 13 Investing in Mutual Funds 
  • Chapter 14 Starting Early: Retirement and Estate Planning 
Appendix A Education Financing, Loans, and Scholarships
Appendix B Developing a Career Search Strategy
Appendix C Consumer Agencies and Organizations
Appendix D Daily Spending Diary