This unbiased personal finance course empowers you to make better financial decisions for yourself and your family. The course covers a broad selection of financial literacy topics, including, among others: investing, budgeting, retirement planning, saving for children’s college education, managing household and student debt, assessing insurance needs (life, disability, home, auto), and engaging constructively with financial advisors (or reducing your reliance on them, depending on your preference). Course content was formulated in close collaboration with Johns Hopkins physicians and is specifically geared to medical professionals. The instructor, a Johns Hopkins faculty member, is a financial literacy expert. He teaches investments and portfolio management at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School.
Offered to JHU staff through School of Medicine Office of Faculty Development.