Course ID: C0005255

Credits: 4

Semester

Overview:

Why don't you take home all the money you earn? What happens with your pay check? Do you want to learn better ways to handle your money? Personal finance will present situations for handling finances for a variety of ages. You will learn about money management, how to create financial security, how to choose the right bank to best meet your needs, understand credit records and laws, investigate financial decisions, research consumer rights and responsibilities, as well as gain advice from financial gurus. This is a "must" class if you want to achieve financial success....and it's fun!

Open to grades 9-12
In order to meet federal and state requirements for Career Education, all students who plan to complete a pathway within a career center program are required to take and pass either this course or Start Your Own Business.