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Budgeting 101 Online Course

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - EconLowDown: Budgeting 101

Budgeting is the most basic and most important tool in anyone's financial toolbox. With this resource, you are given the hands-on opportunity to create budgets for fictional "Regan" during her sophomore year in nursing school, and later, as a recent graduate with an apartment and a new car.

It’s Your Paycheck Online Course 4

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: It's Your Paycheck: Curriculum Unit

It's Your Paycheck! is designed for use in high school personal finance classes. The curriculum contains three sections-"Know Your Dough," "KaChing!" and "All About Credit." The lessons in each of these sections employ various teaching strategies to engage students so that they have opportunities to apply the concepts being taught. Each lesson includes black-line masters of the handouts and visuals needed to teach the lesson.

Making Personal Finance Decisions (high school)

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: Making Personal Finance Decisions Curriculum Unit

The Making Personal Finance Decisions curriculum teaches valuable personal finance lessons grounded in economic theory. The curriculum is divided into 10 themed units, with each unit containing two lessons. The twenty individual lessons employ a variety of teaching strategies designed to engage students in the learning process and equip them with the knowledge and skills necessary to make informed personal finance decisions.

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