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    Consumerism, Debt,

    Investment, and Finance

    Nest Eggs
     

    Overarching Question:

     How does debt, investment and finance effect consumer behavior? 

     

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    Questions to Focus Assessment and Instruction:

     

    1. Apply concepts of scarcity and opportunity costs to personal financial decision making.

     2. Recognize and cite evidence to demonstrate how marginal benefit and marginal cost impact financial decisions

    3. Construct a personal finance strategy

    4. Identify and asses the key components of personal finance

    5. Apply the decision making model to various aspects of their personal finances 

    6. Construct a risk management plan

    Vocabulary: 

     

    scarcity
    opportunity cost
    marginal benefit
    marginal cost
    personal finace strategy
    earning
    spending
    saving
    investing resources
    money management
    saving
    investment
    spending
    credit
    income
    mortgages
    retirement
    investing
    insurance
    careers
    savings and investing tools
    income generation
    risk management plan
    avoidance
    reducation
    retention
    transfer

      

     Lessons:

    Credit Cards

Last Modified on February 14, 2018