BUDGETING AND FINANCIAL DECISION-MAKING
Personal Finance Essentials
Other topics: tracking income and expenses, understanding insurance (home, car, renter’s, health, and life), and assessing the pros and cons of buying versus leasing or renting a vehicle or home. Final segments address consumer rights, scams, and identity theft. An online teacher’s guide includes activity ideas, discussion topics, fast facts, a glossary, and a quiz.