The Four Most Important Numbers for Your Money
Taught by Stephanie Genkin, CFP®
Stephanie Genkin is an independent fee-only CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. Previously, she was a senior television news producer at CNN covering business, economics and personal finance. Her career explaining complicated money issues began more than 10 years ago when she landed a gig at CNNfn and she's been hooked ever since. Stephanie earned a Certificate in Financial Planning from NYU and is an adjunct instructor at NYU's School of Professional Studies, Department of Finance & Law. She is an active member of the Financial Planning Association of New York and is frequently quoted in the media (Yahoo Finance, USA Today, Huffington Post, MSN Money, AARP and others) on personal finance issues.
We count calories and check our body mass to reduce our weight and get healthy, measure our success as students in terms of SAT scores and GPAs, and keep track of our favorite sports teams by number of wins and other metrics. Getting a handle on your finances can be as easy as understanding benchmarks and numbers as well. It boils down to four key numbers in these areas:
* Net worth
Whether you are just starting out and want to know what you should be doing or have been working on your finances but unsure you're on the right track, this class will help you understand how to measure your financial health and offer ways to improve it.