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1.     If a person focuses their budget on "spending" vs " saving", it is more likely they will

a)    Oversave                                                        c)  Save just the right amount

b)    Overspend                                                      d)  All of these


2.     Retirement planning should begin

a)    When you retire                                              c)  well before you retire

b)    Shortly after you retire                                    d)  at any time


3.     Personal finance does not include the process of planning your

a)    Spending                                                         c)  Investing

b)    Financing                                                        d)  Spirituality


4.     Which item is not one of the components of a personal financial plan ?

a)    Setting aside money for season ticket for PBA games

b)    Investing your money

c)     Planning your retirement

d)    Budgeting


5.     Estate planning

a)    Protects your wealth against unnecessary taxes

b)    Shelters your wealth against all taxes

c)     Ensures that your wealth is distributed in the manner that you determine

d)    "a" and "c" are correct


6.     A personal financial plan specifies financial goals and describes

a)    saving, investing and asset valuation

b)    spending, saving, and credit card financing

c)     spending, financing and investment plans

d)    saving and spending only


7.     The first step in developing your financial plan is

a)     Establish your financial goals                        c)  Buy a cool car then begin saving money

b)    Pay off all your credit cards                            d)  Get a good job


8.     All of the following are true with regard to the demand for financial advisers, except

a)    many people lack an understanding of personal finance

b)    many people prefer to rely on advisers rather than making their own decisions

c)     many people are just not interested in making their own financial decisions

d)    only financial advisers can purchase mutual funds for a person


9.     "Big spenders" focus their budgeting decisions on

a)    Reducing expenses                                        c)  Spending most of their income

b)    Increasing income                                          d)  Saving most of the income


10.  "Big savers" focus their budget decisions on

a)    Reducing expenses                                        c)  Spending most of their income

b)    Increasing income                                          d)  Saving as much of their income as                                                                                         possible


11.  Which of the following is not an asset ?

a)    Your house that you rent

b)    Your car that you financed

c)     Your coin collection given to you by your grandfather

d)    Your textbooks


12.  The process of forecasting future expenses and savings is

a)    Budgeting                                                        c)  Predicting

b)    Planning                                                          d)  Fortune-telling


13.  It involves having access to funds to cover any short-term cash needs

a)    Investment                                                      c)  Liquidity

b)    Money                                                             d)  Risk


14.  Which of the following is a credit management decision ?

a)    Purchasing a used car in cash

b)    Investing your savings in the stock market

c)     Obtaining a student loan to attend college

d)    Putting money into your retirement account


15.  Your net worth will not be increased by which of the following actions ?

a)    Increasing your savings from 10% to 15% of your earnings

b)    Receiving a P1,000 birthday present from your grandmother

c)     Buying a new home entertainment system and putting the entire amount on your credit card

d)    Receiving an inheritance


16.  Which of the following is an example of money management ?

a)    Putting your money in a savings account at your bank

b)    Shopping around for the credit card with the best interest rate

c)     Deciding to delay buying a new car until you can pay cash

d)    Paying off a loan early to reduce the interest charges


17.  What is the core purpose of buying insurance ?

a)    Protect your wealth and assets

b)    Make sure you make money on any claim

c)     Insurance is an expense a careful investor needs to minimize

d)    Make sure you leave an estae when you are gone


18.  Which of the following items is not a liability ?

a)    The balance due on your credit card             c)  The wages you give up to take a class

b)    Your college loans                                          d)  An IOU to your roommate


19.  To increase your svings,

a)    Income must be increased or expenses decreased

b)    Expenses must be increased

c)     Income must be decreased

d)    Net worth must be decreased


20.  A measure of your wealth is

a)    The highest level of education you've attained

b)    The amount of your annual income

c)     The current market value of what you own minus the value of what you owe

d)    Your tax bracket

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