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This is such a great question! Read on to find out why finance is so important.
Let’s Back Up A Little
Let’s ask ourselves, what is finance?
(According to the Corporate Finance Institute) Finance is defined as the management of money and includes activities such as investing, borrowing, lending, budgeting, saving, and forecasting.
Why Is It Important To Learn About Finance?
How many times within a day or week do you spend money?
Money is necessity to be able to support ourselves: pay for rent, groceries, cell phone, invest for retirement, and so on.
When we come to recognize that exchange of money for services and/or goods are a natural part of life, how important is it to you to be wise about every decision involving money?
I hope that it is very important. You work hard for the money that you earn. Right? It is within your best interest to learn how to be a good steward of it.
That is why learning about finance is so important. It ties right into the saying, “Knowledge is power.”
Knowing about every aspect of finance enables you to make wise decisions about your money. (Look at the definition again.)
Do you want to know how to do each of those financial activities? Your answer should be, “Yes!”
You should desire to know how because knowing will lead to financial security.
Say goodbye to money stress!
Who doesn’t want to do that?