Understanding spending and borrowing

Key takeaways

Understand the positives and negatives of spending cash

Understand how credit cards work

Analyze how paying credit card bills in full and on time avoids fees and interest

Download materials for Week 3 of Fidelity Financial Forward®

Slide deck
Download the Week 3 slide deck to teach students about spending and the cost of credit.
Facilitator guide
Download the facilitator guide for Week 3 to get tips on how to best teach this module to your students.
Participant guide
Download the participant guide for Week 3 to help your students stay engaged and on task. This guide may be used in digital or print format.

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