Case Analysis: Each student will complete a case study on a financial subject of relevance. The cases may be chosen from
both the text and other relevant sources. The case should focus on a specific topic and have anywhere from 3 to 5 pages.
You can submit it written or in power point format. Examples of case studies:
1. Topic Investing: You found that you won 1,000,000 in a Powerball Lottery. You don’t want to work anymore and want to
live on your investments. How would you invest your winning?
2. Credit card comparison:
Credit Card Comparison Assignment
Find three different credit card applications (e.g., online, at restaurants, etc.).
Compare the three credit card offers by completing the chart below to describe key features of each.
Write a one page
(single space, double between paragraphs) paper summarizing what you learned by comparing the
three credit cards and which credit card offer is the best for you and why.
APR (annual percentage rate): Is it fixed or variable?
Penalty APR and trigger events when it is charged
Over the limit
Transaction fees (balance transfers, cash advances, etc.)
Method for computing account balance
Rewards for use
3. Choose any case study of your choosing that has something to do with Finance.
The book i am using for this class is Fundamentals of Financial Management, Concise Edition.