ERIC Number: ED258044
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Jan-30
Reference Count: 0
Marine Corps Inst., Washington, DC.
Developed as part of the Marine Corps Institute (MCI) correspondence training program, this course on personal finance is designed to provide all Marines with the ability to manage their financial affairs successfully. Introductory materials include specific information for MCI students, a course introduction, and a study guide (guidelines to complete the course). The 18-hour course contains four study units. Each study unit begins with a general objective. The study units are divided into numbered work units, each presenting one or more specific objectives. Contents of a work unit include a text and study questions/exercises. Answer keys are found at the end of each study unit. At the end of the course is a review lesson. Topics covered in the study units include budget formulation and financial planning; financial organizations, checking accounts, savings accounts, and direct deposit; credit, loans, and large purchases; and the Leave and Earnings Statement. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Marine Corps Inst., Washington, DC.