September 21st-25th

Personal Finance: For Monday and Tuesday: NEFE Workbook, 1-3 (Due Friday), 1-D (Use Partner), 1E-You may choose another trip besides Macy’s (Warped Tour, Lollapalooza, etc.) and 1F (Do on Your Own). We will review on Tuesday as well as hand back the quiz from last Friday. Once you finish these exercises, you are to move on to the Current Event which is due on Thursday. Please get the questions from me.

http://www.usatoday.com/money/autos/2009-09-18-small-used-cars_N.htm?csp=DailyBriefing

For Wednesday, plan to receive your checkbook register and your yearly salary. We will compute this on a 26 pay period basis. A good paycheck calculator can be found at this link:

http://www.paycheckcity.com/

If it is easier for you to compute this using an 80 hour pay period then do that.

Thursday: Car buying Assignment

Using the sheet that was given to you in class, you are to plug in the various APR and financing terms into the car loan calculators. Here are some links to calculators. Be sure you run the numbers for all of the scenarios that I have listed.

http://autos.yahoo.com/car-finance/monthly-loan-calculator.html

http://calculators.interest.com/content/calculators/simple.asp


http://www.bankrate.com/auto.aspx

Friday: Turn in all outstanding work from this week including current event. The Auto Loan work is due by Monday latest. If you finish this,   move on to Exercise 2A and 2-1 (How Am I doing). Expect a quiz on Wednesday of next week over some of the terminology and concepts we have covered this week.

Computer Applications:

Please do not go ahead of the class. Follow this schedule!

Monday: Chapter 6. Complete and Print 6.3 and Project 6.

Tuesday: Step by Step 7.1 and 7.2. Also Complete Project 7.

Wednesday:Review of concepts and vocabulary in Chapters 6 and 7. Step by Step 8.1 and 8.2. Also complete Project 8.

Thursday: Complete Project 9.  Finish Step by Step 9.1, 9.2.

Friday: Review of concepts from Chapters 6-9. Expect a quiz on Monday.  Complete Project 10.

Radio Station: Please Read and Memorize new rules. Failure to observe these rules could result in closing of radio station for the semester. NO VISITORS!

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