NGPF On-Demand: Budgeting in the Gig Economy

May 13, 2021
Professional Development, Budgeting

NGPF On-Demand is a professional development opportunity that allows teachers to deepen their content knowledge on their own schedule and at their own pace.

One of the 26 modules available is “Budgeting in the Gig Economy”. This module explores the gig economy and unique budgeting considerations and strategies that gig work necessitates.


Here are some highlights from the module: 

  • Watch a video that describes what is meant by “the gig economy”.


Interested in learning more gig economy budgeting strategies? Visit our NGPF On-Demand library and get started on "Budgeting in the Gig Economy" and explore the other available modules! 

 NOTE: These modules are not designed for direct use with students. Additional details and FAQs are available on the NGPF On-Demand webpage

About the Author

Amanda Volz

Amanda joins the NGPF Team with 18 years of experience teaching personal finance. During that time, she led her students to hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships, won multiple awards, and most importantly, impacted the financial lives of thousands of high school students. Amanda prides herself on being an educational leader and is constantly looking for innovative ways to make the classroom relevant, rigorous, and fun. She is a passionate advocate for financial education and has been a long time member of the NGPF community. Fun fact - Amanda was NGPF’s first teacher account! When Amanda isn’t working, she enjoys cooking, gardening, and traveling with her husband and two children.