An introduction to earning money. Students learn why they should earn money and
how to earn it.
Practice reading an earnings statement, or paycheck. Learn salary, earnings,
deductions, net pay, withholdings, and income taxes.
||How do I Budget?
Students learn what a budget is, why they should budget, and how to set up a
Needs or Wants
An important budgeting money concept is understanding the difference between
needs and wants.
Budget - Fixed and Variable Expenses
Students learn and identify fixed and variable expenses to help understand how to
create a budget.
||Credit Cards and How They Work
Students learn how credit cards work. Learn about the concept of credit, and how
you are charged for using a credit card. Also information on debit cards.
Reading a Credit Card Statement
An introduction to reading a credit card statement. Learn to read and identify the
important items on a monthly credit card statement.
||Tax Form W-4
Practice and learn to fill in the W-4 tax form lesson. The W-4 form is often filled out
for new employment (or when your tax situation changes) for determining how much
money is withheld for federal income taxes.
Tax Form W-2
Learn to read the W-2 tax form, a basic wage and tax statement used by employers.
Understand reported income and taxes.
Practice reading an earnings statement and answering related questions. Includes
questions regarding Federal, State, social security tax, and other deductions.
||Insurance Introduction: Types of Insurance
An introduction to insurance, the different types of insurance, and terminology.
An introductory lesson on basic car insurance terminology. Learn about car
insurance monthly premiums and answer the questions about choosing car
insurance. Teaching focus is on price comparison, and early understanding of
basic liability insurance.
Learn about health insurance monthly premiums and answer the questions about
choosing a company's health insurance plan.