Description

In this session, award-winning author of the IT'$ MY MONEY Guided Journal series and Certified Financial Instructor, Patrina Dixon will talk frankly with students about Spending vs. Saving, and the path to financial independence. Ms. Dixon's ability to connect with students will transform a difficult topic into lively discussion ofbehaviors as she offers tips and tools for students who want tospend less, save more and watch their money grow!

Key Questions

What are some tools I can use to manage my finances?

Why do I want to spend less and save more? Where is the fun in that?

Credit cards are essentially "free money", right?

Interest? What are you talking about?!

Expected Outcomes

I hope that students will begin to understand that a life of financial freedom is possible, but it takes work, a positive mindset and some tools to help along the way. 

Documents

Curriculum Alignment

Completed Date

 04/17/2018 1:30 PM   Eastern Time

Duration

 00:30

Presenter

Patrina Dixon, CFEI It'$ My Money

Invitee

Mark Monroe BOSSIER PARISH TECHNICAL SCHOOL

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Dillan Lotto BOSSIER PARISH TECHNICAL SCHOOL

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Jennifer Enberg

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Jill LaNew WOODCREEK MAGNET SCHOOL

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Erica Wray

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Stephanie Meyer HAUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL

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Annsley Talley NEVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

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Gaylen Pasion KAILUA HIGH SCHOOL

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Ms.Fregoso COLTON HIGH

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Nikki Takai PEARL CITY HIGH SCHOOL

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Joseph Hagemeister IRVING SCHOOL
Classes
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Grades
Grade 7   Grade 8   Grade 9   Grade 10   Grade 11   Grade 12  
Career Clusters
Business Management & Administration   Finance  
No. of Students
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Topic
FINANCIAL LITERACY MONTH: IT'$ MY MONEY: Watch it Grow!
Sub Topic
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Industry
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Skills/Specialties
saving money   Credit   Credit Cards   Financial Literacy Training   Financial Literacy   Personal Finance   building wealth   spending