Financial Literacy

  • Financial Literacy Course: Come on a journey of getting to know yourself better so that you choose a career path in life that will make you happy to go to your job every day! Learn how to land the job of your dreams by preparing a great résumé and learning about some very effective interview skills. After researching how much you will be making (your income), learn how to open up a bank account, balance your money, write checks, and fill out a direct deposit form. Learn how to make your money work for you so that you can meet life goals such as being a homeowner and saving for unexpected expenses. You will learn how to be your own hero so that you are financially independent and you do not have to rely on other people when emergencies come up. You will learn how to earn interest on your money, how to use credit cards responsibly, and what a FICO score is and how that number helps you to be able to make big purchases, such as buying a house and a car. By the end of this course, you will understand how to make your money work for you instead of you working for your money.