Frank Paiano

Professor
School of Social Sciences, Business, and Humanities
Southwestern Community College

Aye, Paquito!

Spring 2014 Semester Started January 21st

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BUS-121, Financial Planning & Money Management
BUS-123, Introduction to Investments

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Financial Planning and Money Management -- Spring 2014

BUS-121 - Financial Planning & Money Management

Section Code Syllabus Next Exam Days Times Room
BUS-121-01 83604 Syllabus Exam #3: Monday, April 21st
Chapters 8, 9, 10, & 11
Monday & Wednesday Mornings 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Room 221
BUS-121-03 83605 Syllabus Exam #3: Tuesday, April 8th
Chapters 8, 9, 10, & 11
Tuesday & Thursday Afternoons 12:00 noon to 1:15 p.m. Room 221
BUS-121-501 83606 Syllabus
Commentary
Exam #3: Apr 9th to Apr 13th
Chapters 8, 9, 10, & 11
Online Class Online Class Online Class
Presentations, Handouts, Assignments, Audio Lectures Downloads, Textbook info, etc.

Introduction to Investments -- Spring 2014

BUS-123 - Introduction to Investments

Section Code Syllabus Next Exam Days Times Room
BUS-123-01 83607 Syllabus
Exam #4: April 24th:
Chapters 9, 10, 18, and 11
Review: Chapter 6
Tuesday and Thursday mornings 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Room 221
BUS-123-501 83608 Syllabus
Commentary
Exam #4: Apr 30th to May 5th
Chapters 9, 10, 18, and 11
Review: Chapter 6
Online Class Online Class Online Class
Presentations, Handouts, Assignments, Audio Lectures Downloads, Textbook info, etc.


"I pledge allegiance to the Corporations
of the Citizens United of America
and to the Billionaires,
for whom they benefit,
one nation, under SuperPACs,
economically divided,
with liberty and justice
for the 0.1%."
Wealth and Income Distribution in the United States
Pale Blue Dot


Fight Ignorance -- Read!

Music from trash This is good. Scroll down and play the video.
 
Five Years After The Financial Meltdown Tom Petruno of the Los Angeles Times Discusses the Winners & Losers
A Wall Street Money Manager Criticizes the Republicans Inferior People Should Not Be Allowed to Vote!
 
Benjamin Graham Financial Network - Buy When Stocks Are On Sale! - Commentary
Jack Bogle on Yahoo! Breakout - Session #1 - Stocks are still the best long-term investment    
Jack Bogle on Yahoo! Breakout - Session #2 - "Buy 'n' hold" is still the best strategy

An hour of TV takes 22 minutes from your life!

Good explanation of what Goldman Sachs is being sued for
What's in a Name? Another example of investor silliness.
Run with the herd? Or ag'in' it?
Retired abroad?

Remembrance of Sir John Templeton
Quotes from some of the best investors of the last 100 years
This is what buying low feels like -- A bit of humor

The Oracle of Manitoba?
Randolph McDuff -- Forbes Article
The Oracle of Manitoba is Buying -- Sept 2011
Why He is Bullish -- Interview on Marketocracy -- Sept 2011

What's that McRib made of, anyway?  Uh, maybe you do not want to know...


Just for Laughs!

Canadian Screaming Severed Head (Yes, it is funny. Not scary.)
This guy is crazy!
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Guess the Web Browser!


Support Same-Sex Marriage

Everyone Deserves The Right To Be Miserable!


In this day and age, no one should be denied the opportunity
to make what could be the worst decision of their lifetime!
Equality California


Instructor Availability - Spring 2014
Availability Office Hours
Main Campus Office: 210F Mondays & Wednesdays 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:30 to 2:20 p.m.
Thursdays 2:30 p.m. to 3:20 p.m.
Or Make An Appointment!
E-mail: fpaiano@swccd.edu
Office Phone: 619-421-6700 x 5692
Home Phone: 619-223-5264 (emergency -- not after 8:30 p.m., please)


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In Loving Memory Of

Silvia Arechiga-Pearce

Administrative Secretary II
1960-2000

(Has she really been gone this long?)

We Miss You Silvia

We Miss You Very Much