Types of Credit Projects

Should College Students Have Credit Cards?

In this Common Core Standards-aligned project, students study research around the pros and cons of college credit usage to learn how to effectively form a debate.

Budgeting for Your Credit Card Payments

In this Common Core Standards-aligned project, students work within the average young person’s monthly budget to make payments on credit card debt accumulated over 4 years of college. They make decisions on where to spend and save in order to pay down debt.

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?

In this Common Core Standards-aligned project, students will conduct research on both sides of the topic and write a persuasive response to the question: Should you pay off your mortgage early? They use their research to conduct a classroom debate with their peers.

Store Credit Cards

In this Common Core Standards-aligned project, students research and compare store credit cards to see which, if any, would be beneficial for them to open.