Financial Foundations for Wealth Creation focuses on the ability to manage personal finances through education about basic budgeting, investing, personal credit, real estate, retirement and tax planning. In this course, students will learn to evaluate barriers to entry and potential markets using decision-making tools like cash flow statements and budgets.
Financial Foundations for Wealth Creation: Credit and Credit Repair
In this unit students will identify the correlation between their credit history and their financial reputation as well as develop a basic understanding of what credit history is and how to maintain, build or repair their credit. Students will develop an understanding of loans and the loan qualification process. Students will gain awareness of types of debt, investment in one’s education and the dangers of defaulting on loans.