Course DescriptionGiven the spending power of today's teenagers and their significant future earning power, it is imperative for them to develop strong money management skills early in life. This interactive, fun-filled workshop teaches students how and why money is used, and gives them the guidelines for starting a sound financial plan. Supported with online tools and resources, students are able to develop personal financial knowledge and skills that will last a lifetime. Topics include how to identify and prioritize money management goals; how to develop a budget that can help maximize your money; understanding investments and how money can work for you in the investment world; understanding credit and the cost and risk of using credit; and how to protect your assets once they begin to accumulate. The course also provides segments on career building and the key skills needed for the next generation of workers.
This interactive, fun-filled workshop teaches students financial literacy skills that will be applied throughout their life.