Money Guides
Money 101 Presenters Guide for Teachers

Money 101 Presenters Guide

The Money 101 curriculum is great for teaching the basics of budgeting, spending, online banking and understanding credit.

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Download Power Point Presentation (4.8 MB)
Money 101 Interactive Version - Flash
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Money 101 Student Work Book
Money 101 Student Workbook

A hands-on, activity workbook for college students learning the What?s My Score Money 101 curriculum.

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Take Control of Your Credit Score

This brochure covers all of the essentials of credit scoring. Learn what a credit score is, how it's calculated, why it's important, and tips on how to improve your score and keep it in top form.

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Practical Money Guides: Complete Set

Covering everything from credit cards to budget basics to the ins and outs of a credit history, these brochures help students navigate through key issues surrounding financial responsibility.

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Practical Money Guide: Budget Basics

A budget can help you pay your bills on time, cover unexpected emergencies, and reach your financial goals now and in the future. Most of the information you need for your budget is already at your fingertips. This guide explains how to create a budget and stick to it.

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Practical Money Guide: Credit Card Basics

Credit cards can be powerful financial tools for you and your family, and as with all financial tools, they need to be used carefully. This guide outlines the basics of credit cards and the responsible use of credit.

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Practical Money Guide: Credit History

To get a glimpse of your financial future, many businesses look at your financial past. This history is contained in your credit report. This guide explains what credit bureaus are, why your credit history matters, and how to correct credit report errors and keep your credit rating strong.

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Practical Money Guide: Debit Card Basics

If credit cards mean 'pay later,' debit cards mean 'pay now.' These cards are tied to your bank account and are like paying with cash. With debit cards, you've got to have the money in the bank to cover your purchases. These cards look similar to credit cards so make sure you know what type of card your financial institution issued you.

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Practical Money Guide: Identity Theft

When your personal financial information gets into the wrong hands, the consequences can be devastating. It's critical to understand how identity theft and card fraud can happen to you. The information provided here will help you avoid becoming a victim and tell you what you can do if your identity is stolen.

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Practical Money Guide: Prepaid Card Basics

A prepaid card is a card you load with money to make purchases anywhere a debit card is accepted. It's a safe alternative to carrying cash and paying check-cashing fees. In lieu of traveler's checks, prepaid cards can be good options for traveling. They're also a popular gift-giving idea because recipients can use them for whatever they want, and they're widely accepted.

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Credit Card Guide

Credit cards are a valuable and convenient payment tool. This Guide will help you understand how credit cards work and the terms and conditions that typically apply to them.

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Credit Score Brochure

You may not realize it, but there is a three-digit number that plays an important role in your life. This number is your credit score and it summarizes the information in your credit report.

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Your Digital Dollars: Online and Mobile Banking Classroom Module

This complete module by Visa and Consumer Action is for adult consumers and addresses the online banking process. It features a lesson plan with slides and class activities, and 3 related brochures: Banking Online Safely, Safety and Privacy in Online Transactions and Mobile Banking and Mobile Payments.

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Safety and Privacy in Online and Mobile Transactions Brochure

This 8-panel brochure describes how you can protect your identity and data while banking or paying digitally, including what to look for in online banking providers and products.

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Your Digital Dollars Banking Online Safely Brochure

This brochure covers how you can protect your identity and accounts while banking by computer, including risks and benefits of online banking and additional resources for consumers.

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Your Digital Dollars Mobile Banking and Mobile Payments Brochure

This 8-panel brochure offers comprehensive tips on making financial transactions safely on the go.

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Video Downloads

Nicer Furniture Video (2.2 MB)
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Nicer Furniture Video (2.3 MB)
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Entertainment Center Video (1 MB)
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Entertainment Center Video (940 KB)
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Poster Downloads

Nicer Car Poster (256 KB)
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Entertainment Center Poster (236 KB)
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College is a Learning Experience Desktop (176 KB)
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Nicer Furniture Desktop (140 KB)
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