World Campus Radio
By World Campus Connections
World Campus RadioMay 25, 2023
World Campus Wealth Building - Retirement
We continue our series on wealth building and offering helpful hints to manage your finances. In this episode, we explore some common retirement vehicles such as 401(k) plans and introduce the topic of Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs).
Wealth Building - Stocks and Bonds
In this episode we discuss the basics of stocks and bonds and distinguish between equity and debt securities. We briefly explain the concept of portfolio theory and the risk and return nature of securities. We further discuss the basic way that interest on debt securities is calculated and paid periodically.
Wealth Building - Credit
In this episode we discuss the fundamentals of proper credit building and management. We highlight the three main credit reporting agencies of TransUnion, Experian, and Equifax, the concept of FICO scores, as well as mention the free credit reporting website AnnualCreditReport.com. We also talked about the factors the move credit scores and some of the things to consider when getting your first credit card.
Wealth Building - Housing
This episode continues the series on personal financing and wealth building. We talk about the basic elements of buying and paying for a new residence (apartment or home), including a discussion on interest rates.
WCC - Know Thyself
Wealth Building - Budgeting
This is the first episode of a new series on wealth building. In this series we will be discussing tips and techniques to create and maintain wealth. Listeners will learn to do the most with the earnings they make and properly prepare for retirement. In this episode, Mr. Tony lays out the basics of budgeting and covers some of the more typical taxes and benefit deductions taken from your earnings. He also introduces the concept of spreadsheet modeling and how you can make your budgeting more effective using spreadsheet calculations.
WCC - Relationships 101
WCC - Who is World Campus Connections?
This is the first podcast of World Campus Connections (WCC). In this episode, you will be introduced to the host and co-host, Mr. Tony and Ms. Lena, and hear discussions about who and what WCC is all about. We discuss the three (3) pillars of WCC, which are Faith, Learning, and Service, and give perspective on the state of our young people. We answer the question, why do you need WCC?