Risk Management in Personal Financial Planning

This course provides a survey of risk management with a focus on applying the fundamentals of risk management to such personal issues as premature death, medical costs, long-term care, property and liability exposures. After a review of the fundamentals of risk management, this course covers the techniques and strategies of risk management, including the use of various forms of insurance and risk retention and reduction. You'll use readings, case studies, in-class discussion, and a review of real-world situations to understand of the often-overlooked, yet critically important, dimensions of personal risk management.

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Offering code Offering title
FPLN.X409 Applied Mathematics for Financial Planning
FPLN.X400 Personal Financial Planning, Survey