DEBT COLLECTION FAQs teaches students about consumer rights under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, what debt collectors may and may not do, and how and where to complain if you are harassed, threatened, or abused.
Consumer Protection Laws, Credit, Credit Problems, Debt, Debt Collection, Financial Responsibility, Online, Rights And Responsibilities
BACKGROUND CHECKS is a brochure that teaches students how bad credit can affect their ability to get more credit and to get or keep a job. The information explains how employers often use a credit report when they hire and evaluate employees for promotion, reassignment or retention. A video is also included for review.
MONEY TALKS - SHOULD I BE LISTENING? is a money management booklet that provides students with information and hands-on experiences in financial management using surveys, questionnaires, and real-life examples.
Middle Grades, High School, College/Postsecondary
Automobile Insurance, Budget, Comparison Shopping, Financial Decision Making, Identity Theft, Money Behavior, Money Management, Spending, Time Value Of Money, Wants And Needs
LINK & LEARN TAXES is an online income tax preparation training program. It offers basic and advanced courses and may be used by anyone who may want to provide free tax preparation assistance. The course explains tax law through real-world scenarios and tax return examples.
Single-Topic Curricula, Lessons
High School, College/Postsecondary, Adult
Expenses, Income Tax, Take-Home Pay, Taxes, Taxes On Investments
AUTO FINANCING ROAD MAP is designed to assist educators in teaching students what they need to know before, during, and after a visit to the auto dealership. It includes information about financing, extended service contracts, vehicle repossession prevention, and a glossary of terms.
FOOLPROOF ACADEMY FOR HIGH SCHOOL contains over 22 hours of video-driven, self-grading financial literacy instruction, designed to help young people develop healthy skepticism and critical thinking skills, and be better equipped to avoid scams, resist impulse buying and recognize manipulative marketing techniques.