Finance Matters: From Your Credit Score to Your Budget
by Lisa Newton
About this course
This course is ideal for those who want to improve their personal financial situation. This course will help you to understand how money works. How to improve your credit score, how to manage credit cards, mortgages, how to set a budget and how to improve your situation. We cover your mindset and your money personality and there are practical tasks for you to complete.
You get an example budget, templates, and an e-book as part of the course. If you want to take control of your financial future and not have to worry again about not having enough money to pay the bills - then this course is for you. It doesn’t matter where you live in the world... the principles of how money works, and how to manage money... are the same. The sooner you make the decision to take control of your financial destiny – the sooner things will start to change and improve for the better.
What are the requirements?
- A basic level understanding of Excel spreadsheets will be helpful.
What am I going to get from this course?
- Understand money matters - know what affects their credit score and how to improve it
- Manage credit cards to their advantage
- Improve their financial situation
- Set and manage their personal budget
- Know where their money goes
What is the target audience?
- Students who want to get to grips with their personal finances should take this course.
- This course is probably not for you if you have no interest in money and are careless with it.
- If you wish to improve your financial situation - take this course.
Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Credit
Section 3: Mindset
Section 5: Conclusion
Lisa Newton BA MSc FMAAT has a masters degree in Investment Management and a first class honours degree in Accounting with Marketing. She formed her first company in 2004 with £150 in the same month of graduating from City University, London UK. Lisa has never had a full time 9 to 5 job in her life. She's a serial entrepreneur and author who holds directorships in various industries including telecoms, software, hair & beauty as well as finance. She has won various awards in Business including: Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2007 and in 2008 Enterprising Business Award and has been nominated and shortlisted in numerous others. In 2011 and in 2012 one of her companies won Best Accounting Franchisor Award.
Lisa's books include: How to write a book in two weeks, Constant Cashflow, Make the most of your money, How to start your own bookkeeping business, Cosmic ordering with Vision Boards and Quickbooks Online The Handbook. Some of the books are in audio-format on itunes and audible.
Lisa supports the charity The MS Society. A speaker, coach, consultant and an avid networker, Lisa enjoys meeting people and working on projects with like-minded individuals.
In her spare time, Lisa likes traveling, dancing salsa, writing books, learning languages, meditation and cosmic ordering.