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2021 STRIVE WorldWIDE

Money Management (12/6/21 10:30 AM EST)


Description
This course will run from Monday, December 6, to Sunday, January 9, 2022.
Seminars will meet on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10:30-aa:30 AM EST.

Instructor: Sara Brown, sbrown@pslstrive.org

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

1. Identify effective financial decision-making strategies
2. Demonstrate how to create a personal budget
3. Use services offered by banks (including savings/checking/debit)
4. Practice being an informed consumer

Instructor Information:
TBD

Start Date: 12/06/2021 End Date: 01/09/2022

Content
  • This unit is locked until 10/28/21 100d
  • Course Homepage 200d
  • Course Information
  • Seminar Information
  • Weekly Seminars
  • Unit 1: Intro to Money Management
  • Unit 1 Introduction
  • Let's Measure Your Knowledge Before We Start!
  • Your Money Management Goals Discussion
  • Goods & Services
  • Needs & Wants
  • UNIT 2: Decision Making Strategies
  • Unit 2 Introduction
  • Financial Decision Making
  • Step 1: Identify the Goal or Problem
  • Step 2: Gather Information
  • Steps 3 & 4: List & Evaluate Alternatives
  • Steps 5 & 6: Select Course of Action & Evaluate Results
  • UNIT 3: Creating a Personal Budget
  • Unit 3 Introduction
  • Practice: Balancing Income & Expenses
  • Budgeting Practice
  • Savings and Long Term Budget Goal
  • Long Term Budget
  • How Will You Reach Your Long Term Budget Goal
  • Optional Game: Money Metropolis
  • UNIT 4: Banking Services
  • Unit 4 Introduction
  • Choosing a Bank & Different Services
  • Opening an Account
  • Writing Checks & Balancing a Checking Account
  • ATMs & Debit Cards
  • Banking: In Person & Online
  • Optional Activity: Visit A Bank
  • Optional: Practice and Improve Your Addition Skills
  • Optional: Practice and Improve Your Subtraction Skills
  • UNIT 5: Being an Informed Consumer
  • Unit 5 Introduction
  • Gathering Information
  • Buyer Beware
  • Building Credit
  • Post Assessment
  • Congratulations! You have completed the course. Please provide us with feedback.
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Unit 1 Introduction, Your Money Management Goals Discussion, Goods & Services, Needs & Wants, Unit 2 Introduction, Financial Decision Making, Unit 3 Introduction, Budgeting Practice, Savings and Long Term Budget Goal, Long Term Budget, Unit 4 Introduction, Choosing a Bank & Different Services, Opening an Account, Writing Checks & Balancing a Checking Account, ATMs & Debit Cards, Banking: In Person & Online, Unit 5 Introduction, Gathering Information, Buyer Beware, Building Credit"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever