Presentation on theme: "Why This Course? Every Day PASSPORT TO FINANCIAL LITERACY ACT OF 2007 –What is financial literacy? –Your ChecklistYour Checklist."— Presentation transcript:
Why This Course? Every Day PASSPORT TO FINANCIAL LITERACY ACT OF 2007 –What is financial literacy? –Your ChecklistYour Checklist
Flash forward 35 years… You are 50 years old Working a dead end job You barely make enough to pay rent, let alone repair the car when it breaks down. You still have to borrow money from your family to help cover some of your bills. You finished high school and even got some higher education. How did this happen?
This Course 14 Week Unit 6-8 weeks learning new skills and terminology you must have as an adult Individual Note-Taking Guides will help but not turned in Progress checks & Quizzes will check for competency Team & Individual Activities will be turned in to reinforce new skills Simulation Project – 4-6 weeks; some of you will be single and managing life & decision making on your own, others will be married and will have to work together. Your“Family Story” pulls it all together