November 14-17Posted: November 14, 2008
Computer Apps-At a minimum, you need to have your Alice exercises 1, 2 & 2a done by today. Failure to do so results in a ten point deduction for every day that you are late in turning these in to me. I will not accept any of these after the 20th.
Personal Finance-Circuity City Article is due by the end of class today. Ten minutes should be allocated during this period to trading. We will tackle mutual funds next week. Please continue to register and learn the terms.Here is today’s:
Term of the Day – CD
Certificate of Deposit. Short- or medium-term, interest-bearing, FDIC-insured debt instrument offered by banks and savings and loans. CDs offer higher rates of return than most comparable investments, in exchange for tying up invested money for the duration of the certificate’s maturity. Money removed before maturity is subject to a penalty. CDs are low risk, low return investments, and are also known as “time deposits”, because the account holder has agreed to keep the money in the account for a specified amount of time, anywhere from three months to six years.
Radio-Good Meeting and Dialogue today. Lets plan on cleaning up the audition room next and completing a few more podcasts to put in the mix.