• What to bring to class

     

    • 70 page spiral notebook or composition book
    • pencil

     

    Course Outline

     

    Earning & Spending

    • Set personal financial goals
    • Financial statements
    • Components of compensation from employment
    • Making informed spending decisions

    Saving & Investing

    • Creating wealth and building assets
    • Implement a saving and investing plan
    • Planning for retirement

    Credit & Borrowing

    • Using credit to make purchases
    • Credit reports and scores
    • Evaluate cost of using credit cards and loans

    Insuring & Protecting

    • Financial risks
    • Cost and benefits of insurance
    • Identify schemes and fraud
    • Estate planning

    College & Post-Secondary Education

    • Cost and benefits of various types of post-secondary education
    • Paying for college