1. Understanding Financial Principles - Setting Priorities

Learning Outcomes

The four objectives for this chapter are:
A. Understand Financial Principles
B. Set Priorities
C. Communicate Clearly
D. Budget Well

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The following learning tools may be helpful with this chapter:

Exhibit 1.1 Eight Financial Priorities 

Exhibit 1.2 Key Questions on Money and Family


Additional Materials

The following readings are suggested for this chapter:

Reading 1.1 For Newlyweds and their Parents, Richard B. Miller