• COURSE TITLE:    Personal Finance 
     
    PREREQUISITE:   None 
     
    PERSONAL FINANCE DESCRIPTION:
    Students learn how to navigate the financial decisions they must face and to make informed decisions related to career exploration, budgeting, banking, credit, insurance, spending, taxes, saving, investing, buying/leasing a vehicle, living independently, and inheritance. Development of financial literacy skills and an understanding of economic principles will provide the basis for responsible citizenship and career success. 
     
    PERSONAL FINANCE MAIN TOPICS: 
    • Consumer Skills
    • Living and Leisure Expenses
    • Banking Transactions
    • Credit and Loan Functions 
    • Role of Insurance in Risk Management 
    • Income Earning and Reporting
    • Taxes
    • Personal Finance Planning
    • Investment and Saving Planning
    • Business Enterprise
    • Career Exploration and Employability Skills

    CREDIT INFORMATIONThis course provides a half-credit elective required for the Standard or Advanced Studies Diploma.

    IMPORTANT LINKS:

    username: Fhs25
    password: hS2060
     
    Students should access Everfi through their LCPS GO account.