Monday – June 19, 2017

Block 1 & 2

WE KNOW:

The importance of saving and investments strategies to achieve financial goals to help finance post-secondary opportunities.

WE WILL UNDERSTAND:

Strategies used to establish, build, maintain, monitor, and control credit.

WE WILL BE ABLE TO:

  • Identify and explain when and why credit is used.
  • Identify the advantages and disadvantages of each type of credit.
  • Determine how one earns a good credit score and report
  • Examine consumers’ legal rights and responsibilities when dealing with credit.

Objective 4:  Students will understand strategies used to establish, build, maintain, monitor and control credit.

Essential Understanding 

  1. Identify the advantages and disadvantages of types and use of credit.

Key Terms: Credit, bankruptcy, sources of credit, types of credit; Credit rating, credit bureaus/reports

Agenda:

  1. Review: Understanding a Credit Card Statement
  2. Discussion:  Credit Reports and Scores PowerPoint
    1. Note-Taking Guide: Link
  3. Assign: Everfi – Payment Types
  4. Assign: Understanding Credit Cards Worksheet (page 23-24)
  5. Complete Missing Everfi’s (Investing is due today)