FIN 305 Paper on Financial Planning

FIN 305 Paper on Financial Planning
COVID-19 has impacted peoples’ lives in a variety of ways, including their finances. You are
required to write a reflection paper on how COVID-19 has affected your personal financial
situation. The paper should include a discussion regarding the issues mentioned below:

FIN 305 Paper on Financial Planning


• How has COVID-19 impacted the people around you and society overall?
• How did COVID-19 personally affect your income, expenses, and your overall budget? (You
can think of this as an individual or for your whole family).
• What are you (or your family) doing to deal with the impact?
• Did it change your financial goals? How?
• How should an individual plan their finances for similar future scenarios?
• Has COVID-19 changed how you will manage your finances in the future?
Use personal data while discussing the impact of COVID-19 on your personal life. Use news
articles, published research, and survey data while discussing the impact on society (you can
choose to research the impact on the state of Illinois, or U.S., or globally).
The paper will be graded based on the following:
• Content of the paper
• Your understanding and explanation of the topic
• Clarity of thought
• Organization of the paper (think creating sub-sections to organize the paper)
• Following the paper requirements (see below)
• Grammar, typos, etc.
Paper Requirements:
• Paper must be typed, and the file should be saved in Word or PDF format
• Paper should be 3 pages long plus an appendix for citing sources and data
• Use font size of 11 or 12
• Use 1.5 spacing
• Writing should use formal language
• Support your claims while citing sources and data in an appendix
• Submit the paper via Turnitin by 11.59pm on July 5.
This paper is worth 50 points. Late