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Financial Literacy (Personal Finance) is taught in the Finance Department. However, every college student needs to take care of their own life.
Personal Finance and Financial Literacy

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Student Money Management Office at ACC

BUSG 1304 Financial Literacy Course At ACC

ACC offers a semester long course called


It is offered under Finance in the Course Schedule.

To see future offerings, check the main Course Schedule page.

Getting Started

Financial Literacy and Personal Finance research is important for personal success and longevity.

There are several types of information available on personal finance and financial literacy through the ACC libraries, both in print form and electronically. The tabs along the top of the page provide details on the different types of resources listed below:

Reference Works This covers encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, and other resources that are referred to for specific information. Go to these for definitions, shorter explanations, historical information, and biographical sketches.
Books and Media You can find a good selection of personal finance and financial literacy books and media that provide detailed information that is current, as well as historical information, prominent figures and their work, and some theory.
Articles Articles from journals, magazines, and major newspapers are a good source for recent information in this area. You can find technical tips, current trends, and product reviews, as well as the work of practicing financial professionals published in major newspapers, magazines, and journals. ACC databases can help connect you to these articles.
Web Sites The internet can provide a wealth of information, especially from government sources, professional organizations, and on-line personal finance and financial literacy magazines.

Use the tabs above to get more information.

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