Course

Basic Money Management

Crowell School of Business

About this Course

Daily living often becomes complicated as you seek to drive a car, own a home, open an online banking account, pay for college tuition, direct money to certain retirement vehicles, use insurance, pay off credit cards, and maintain a strong credit score. This course, featuring video lectures from Professor Shane Enete of Biola University's Crowell School of Business, is designed to help you navigate these important financial decisions with skill so that you might faithfully steward the resources that God has entrusted to you.

Shane Enete, CFA, is the director of the Personal Financial Planning Program at Biola University through the Crowell School of Business. He also founded the Biola University Inspire Research Institute for Biblical Responsible Investing during 2017. He worked as an investment research professional for over 10 years for large institutional asset managers. His duties included valuing public stock securities, modeling asset allocations for billion dollar pension plans and serving as a forensic accountant for a trillion dollar bond manager. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California, a M.S. in Mathematical Finance from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, and he is a PhD candidate for Personal Financial Planning at Kansas State University. He is married to his lovely wife, Tammy, and has two kids, Sage and Silas.

In this course, you will receive:

  • Video lectures by Professor Enete to walk you through different financial decisions
  • Reflection questions to help you process what you learned in the videos
  • A downloadable coursepack with lecture notes and assignments to help you apply your learnings to your own financial situation

This course is the third course in the Financial Literacy Series of courses available on Biola LEARN. The full list of courses in this series, present in their recommended order of completion, is:

  1. The Bible and Personal Finance
  2. Personal Financial Planning
  3. Basic Money Management (Basic Money Management for Church Leaders also available)