Personal Financial Literacy

Students will learn about:

Wants vs. Needs

Credit (types of credit, how to use it, scores, how not to misuse it)

Insurance (car, health, life)

Bank accounts (checking, savings)

Investments (long- and short-term)

Purchasing/renting a home

Purchasing/leasing a vehicle

How to look for a job

How to choose a school (higher education)

Loans and repayment of loans


NGPF (Next Generation Personal Finance) is part of the curriculum used for this course and students can access the course work on their own if absent. Students are expected to make their own arrangements for making up missing work.

Google classroom code: a3n25lx