Week 10: Investing in My Future

Finance is exciting! In this course, we learned how money can grow through the use of compounding and interest rates and your growth strategies may now be different. What are your new financial goals? Would you like to become more liquid, to save more for your retirement, or to start a new business? Whatever your goals, finance is right at the core. Think about what you learned in this course regarding investing to complete this assignment.

Write a two to three-page paper in which you:

  1. Describe three ways you will invest in your future based on the principles of finance discussed in this course. Include terminology from the course and use citations as necessary to support your explanation of the terminology.
  2. Discuss one of the three ways you feel most confident as a way to invest in your future. Explain your level of confidence.
  3. Of the three ways that you will invest in your future, discuss the one that you perceive might be the most challenging. Then, discuss how you might overcome some of those challenges..

The specific course learning outcome associated with this assignment is:

  • Discuss investment plans based on finance principles.