Personal Financial Management Course Being Offered in October at SWOSU

A personal financial management course is being offered in October by the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Continuing Education Department in collaboration with the Everett Dobson School of Technology and Business.  

The personal financial management course will be offered on Monday evenings, October 3, 10, 17 and 24, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost is $99 per individual or couple.

Instructor Dr. Raygan Chain said students will learn personal financial decision-making skills to help in becoming wiser consumers, savers, investors, users of credit and money managers.

Topics to be covered:

  • Understanding state and federal taxes
  • Banking & financial services
  • Saving & investing
  • Estate planning & retirement
  • Understanding interest, credit, and consumer law
  • Identity fraud & theft
  • Understanding the responsibilities of large purchases
  • Understanding insurance
  • Understanding the financial impact of gambling
  • Bankruptcy
  • Charitable giving

For more information or to enroll, contact Lisa Thiessen in the SWOSU Business Enterprise Center at 580-774-3039 or lisa.thiessen@swosu.edu. The BEC is located at the corner of Seventh and Davis Streets on the SWOSU campus.