Finance/Banking: Using Credit Wisely
GRADE LEVEL: 9-12
ACADEMIC SUBJECT(S) MOST APPROPRIATE FOR ACTIVITY:
Practical Money Skills
TIME TO COMPLETE: 70 Minutes
In this lesson, students will discuss the concept of credit and how it can be used responsibly, learn different components of credit cards, review elements of a credit score and research consumer credit laws.
- understand the elements of credit
- evaluate how use of credit influences credit scores
- explore major consumer credit laws
Provided by a joint venture between JET, True North Stars Perkins Consortium, IRRRB, and Story North Productions to be used with the Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Project, Finance/Banking Sector.