Current and fresh, yet firmly rooted in proven personal financial management techniques, this text features a conversational writing style that is highly readable and understandable. Covers the individual's roles and financial responsibility as a student, citizen, family member, consumer, and employee. show more show less
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Joan Ryan, M.B.A., Ph.D., C.M.A., has taught personal finance for over 20 years. She began at Willamette High School in Eugene, Oregon, where this textbook was initially developed and tested. After four years there, she taught in the business department at Lane Community College (also in Eugene) for 12 years. After 8 years at Clackamas Community College, she is currently business department chair and teaches accounting, personal finance, and business law. She also is a C.M.A. (certified management accountant), a state-certified mediator, and adjunct faculty at Portland State University in accounting.