Personal and Family Finance

A 21st-Century Education Course

$349.00 for 1 year

Purchased Courses are non-refundable. Academy subscriptions are refundable for 14 days according to the terms of our Refund Policy.

Personal and Family Finance

The Personal Finance course is intended to prepare students to be successful financial citizens. They will learn their role and responsibilities as a responsible financial planner and saver as well as learn about the services, functions, and products of the financial industry. In addition, they will make informed buying decisions and understand personal taxation, wills, insurance, and contracts. Finally, they will learn about saving and investing as well as consumer credit and loans.

What You’ll Learn

Associated Careers

  • The roles of individuals and families in the global economy
  • Strategies for creating and managing income
  • Bank account management
  • Types of insurance needed and how to protect yourself against financial loss
  • And more…
  • Compliance analyst
  • Accountant
  • Financial analyst
  • Insurance advisor
  • Hedge fund manager
  • And many more…

What You’ll Create

Associated 21st-Century Skills

  • A report on 5 people you interview about their buying habits
  • A checking account using what you’ve learned about balancing and tracking
  • A campaign promoting an insurance company’s health and auto insurance offers
  • A debate on federal student loans vs. income share agreements
  • Problem-solving
  • Innovation
  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Dependability

 

System/Equipment Requirements

  • A general word processing program (Word, Google Doc, etc.)