Camden Hills Regional High School

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Personal Financial Management
Applied Academics

Financial literacy is essential in meeting the financial challenges of the 21st Century.  This course is based on the JumpStart Personal Financial Education Standards and presents essential knowledge and skills to make informed decisions about real world financial issues.  Real world topics covered will include income, money management, spending, credit, as well as saving and investing.  Students will design personal budgets utilizing checking and savings account, gain knowledge in finance, debt and credit management, and consumer skills.  This course will provide a foundation for understanding and making informed personal financial decisions leading to financial independence.