(Optional Three-Day, Face-to-Face Residency Elective)
(Hardware Required: TIBA-II Plus financial calculator)
Time Value of Money—Being Smart with Your Finances is an
introductory business course. This TVM course is designed
to familiarize the student with numerous financial topics
including: attitudes about money, simple and compound
interest, time value of money problems, annual and effective
interest rates, mortgages, loans, and “rational money ideas.”
Additional topics will include excessive spending theory,
debt consolidations, business cash flow, using TVM to make
business decisions, retirement problems, debt and equity
investments, and credit cards and individual credit scores.
* Disclaimer: Textbooks listed are based on the last open revision of the course.
Prior revisions and future revisions may use different textbooks. To verify textbook information,
view the course syllabus or contact Student Services at