Financial Literacy 20/30

Financial Literacy 20

This course will include handling personal finances and budgeting. Topics in the course will include:

  • Goal Setting
  • Information Security
  • Net Worth
  • Budgeting
  • Financial Institution Services
  • Using Bank Services
  • Maintaining Personal Financial Records
  • Financial Planning
  • Pre-Authorized Debits (ex. Cell Phone Contracts)
  • *Payment for Work & Deductions
  • *Taxes
  • Lifestyle and Career Goals
  • Leaves from Work,

Financial Literacy 30

  • *Payment for Work & Deductions
  • *Taxes
  • Pension Plans
  • Interest Implications (Car Loans)
  • Financial Planning for Future Education
  • Types of Credit (Student Loans, Car Loans etc)
  • Credit Reports and Credit Scores, Obtaining Credit, Credit Card Options
  • Mortgages
  • Handling Debt Problems
  • Buying, Renting, and Leasing Contracts
  • Vehicles: Leasing vs Buying
  • Apartment Rental Contracts
  • Saving & Investing, Investment Portfolios
  • Insurance Policies
  • Charitable Giving, Frauds
  • Phishing & Scams
  • Foreign Exchange

Asterisk (*) indicates that module will be available in both courses. You only have to complete that module once.