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CREDIT CARS: COSTS, RESPONSIBILITY, AND CONSEQUENCES
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"Future Ready: Financial Literacy" is an educational resource that explores credit cards, emphasizing the importance of understanding their costs and potential hazards. Learners will develop rational thinking and decision-making skills through a cost-benefit analysis. The content focuses on financial responsibility, highlighting the benefits of wise money management and the costs of irresponsibility. The resource equips individuals with essential knowledge to make informed financial choices and maintain a healthy credit score.

Subject:
Economics
Education
Finance
Mathematics
Reading Informational Text
Social Science
Material Type:
Homework/Assignment
Lesson
Module
Reading
Unit of Study
Author:
Benjamin Troutman
Washington OSPI OER Project
Date Added:
05/23/2023
Cards, Cars, and Currency Curriculum Unit
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Cards, Cars and Currency is a curriculum unit that challenges students to become involved in three specific areas of personal finance: credit cards, debit cards and purchasing a car.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Economics
Finance
Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Provider Set:
Economic Lowdown Lessons
Date Added:
10/06/2014
Consumer Finance: Markets, Product Design, and FinTech
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This course provides a solid understanding of consumer decision-making and how new products and services are developed, especially given the rapid pace of innovation and regulatory change, to help students succeed in consumer finance today. Specific examples will be drawn from retirement saving products, credit cards, peer to peer lending, cryptocurrencies, and financial advising.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Finance
Management
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
MIT
Provider Set:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Author:
Parker, Jonathan
Date Added:
02/01/2018
Credit Card Analysis
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In this example, students are asked to obtain a credit card disclosure statement, identify the various interest rates and payment rules, and keep track of a revolving monthly balance under several payment scenarios. While modeling several months to a year of credit card statements is easily accomplished with pencil, paper, and a basic calculator, this example is also well-suited for analysis with a spreadsheet.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
Science Education Resource Center (SERC) at Carleton College
Provider Set:
Starting Point (SERC)
Author:
Stuart Boersma
Date Added:
08/28/2012
Credit Card Comparison Activity
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CC BY-NC
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This lesson is to help students analyze aspects and features of credit cards to know how to determine which would be best for various situations.

Subject:
Educational Technology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Author:
Lexi Shafer
Date Added:
05/22/2018
Credit Cards: The Trillion-Dollar Debt
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With record-level credit card debt in the headlines, this December 2023 issue of Focus on Finance addresses credit card history, statistics, and usage, as well as reasons for the increase in credit card debt. The information in the article can help in managing credit card accounts, and students will better understand the economics of using revolving credit as they prepare to become cardholders!

Subject:
Business and Communication
Economics
Finance
Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Reading
Provider:
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Provider Set:
Page One Economics
Author:
Jeannette Bennett
Date Added:
12/01/2023
DebtSlapped  - Website Guidance
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This website guidance document describes the Debt Slapped project, produced by Consumer Education and Training Services. Debt Slapped provides videos and helpful resource links to help people smartly finance their education.  

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
Economics
Finance
Higher Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Homework/Assignment
Interactive
Reading
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Barbara Soots
Washington OSPI OER Project
Tracy Godat
Chrissy Svihus
Anthony Leahy
Date Added:
03/12/2021
Money Matters: Using Credit Cards with Care
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During this lesson, the student(s) will:•    Understand the risks of credit cards and how interest rates can increase your credit card balance. •    Learn about credit records and the importance of good credit.•    Explain why it’s important to pay credit card bills in full and on time. 

Subject:
Economics
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Aujalee Moore
Date Added:
05/17/2024
Payment Systems: Credit Cards Podcast
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The topic of this podcast is to introduce the basic attributes of credit cards and how the payment system handles error and fraud. At the conclusion of this podcast, you should be able to (1) identify the primary parties associated with credit card transactions; and (2) identify the applicable legal rules and the defenses of unauthorized charges, billing errors, and contractual defenses.

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
The Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)
Author:
Jennifer S. Martin
Date Added:
05/16/2024
Understanding Credit Cards
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You have probably seen credit cards in use, or maybe even have one yourself. But do you really know how they work? Read on to learn more about credit cards, why you might want one, and what you should consider before applying.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Finance
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
Yale University
Author:
Yale University
Date Added:
05/17/2024
What Is the Best Strategy for Paying Off Credit Card Debt?
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Most of us use credit cards, and many of us have credit card debt. Economists and personal finance gurus disagree on the best strategies for paying off that debt across multiple credit cards. Check out our February 2023 issue of Page One Economics®: Focus on Finance to see why.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Economics
Finance
Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Reading
Provider:
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Provider Set:
Page One Economics
Author:
Mary Clare Peate
Date Added:
02/01/2023