Dollars and Sense Final

Ethan Turney

Individual/Family Resources

"Employees who believe that management is concerned about them as a whole person - not just an employee - are more productive, more satisfied, more fulfilled. Satisfied employees mean satisfied customers, which leads to profitability." - Anne Mulcahy

This quote is focused on individual management and resources. Basically, employees who get more done are the ones who think that management affects them the most.

Management of Financial Resources

" The more money works for you, the less you have to work for money."

- Idowu Koyenikan

This means that the wealthier you get, you don't have to work because jobs are meant for money so if you have lots of money work becomes less of a necessity.

Consumer Skills Related To Housing Needs

"Fair and affordable housing is a basic right for all New Yorkers and all Americans."

- Nydia Velazquez

All Americans should have protection and somewhere they can reside. This would provide safety and security to all americans if they all had housing.

Environment and Resources

"Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends, have become global garbage cans." - Jacques Yves Cousteau

Many industries in todays world have used oceans and water sources to dump their toxic wastes, which hurts the environment. Car exhaust and smoke pollute the air we breathe, which harms us and other animals.

The Consumer and the Economic System

"Economic growth and human development need to go hand in hand. Human values need to be advocated vigorously." - Kailash Satyarthi

This quote means that along with economy growth, we need to take into consideration human needs so that industries don't take over human lives.

Careers in Consumer Science

"Just as consumers have the right to know what is in their credit contract, so also do they have the right to know what is in the package they buy." - John F Kennedy

Consumers who keep track of their credit and get deals on credit should also be able to know what they're dealing with credit-wise.