The Full Year Course is the most comprehensive Personal Finance curriculum NGPF offers. Filled with engaging resources, activities and more, this course will leave your students feeling confident and financially capable!

  • Diagnostic and Final Exam
  • Summative unit exam for each of 11 full units
  • 10-question quiz, called “Comprehension Questions” provided for each individual lesson
  • Optional projects and case studies suggested throughout

NOTE: Answer Keys and Sample Student Activity Packets are found on the Unit Pages for each topic

View Checking Unit Plan >

FY-1.10 The Essential Checking Account

FY-1.20 Read the Fine Print

FY-1.30 Classic Checking Skills

FY-1.40 Online & Mobile Banking

FY-1.50 Select a Checking Account

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FY-2.10 Saving Basics

FY-2.20 Why We Save

FY-2.30 How We Save

FY-2.40 Select a Savings Account

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FY-3.10 Credit Basics

FY-3.20 Intro to Credit Cards

FY-3.30 Select a Credit Card

FY-3.40 Understanding Loans

FY-3.50 Auto Loans & Leases

FY-3.60 Student Loans

FY-3.70 Mortgages

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FY-4.10 Basics of Managing Credit

FY-4.20 Credit History & Reports

FY-4.30 Credit Scores

FY-4.40 Managing Debt

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FY-5.10 Paying for College Basics

FY-5.20 FAFSA: Gateway to Financial Aid

FY-5.30 Scholarships & Grants: Free Money!

FY-5.40 Student Loans: Friend or Foe?

FY-5.50 Deciphering Your Financial Aid Package

FY-5.60 Budgeting in College

FY-5.70 Repaying Your Student Loans

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FY-6.10 Budgeting for Teens

FY-6.20 Budgeting Strategies

FY-6.30 Complete a Budget

FY-6.40 Budgeting in the Gig Economy

FY-6.50 Budgeting for Your Home

FY-6.60 Budgeting for Transportation

FY-6.70 Budgeting for Food

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FY-7.10 Investment Basics

FY-7.20 Intro to the Stock Market

FY-7.30 Bond Investing

FY-7.40 Stock Investing

FY-7.50 Investment Strategies

FY-7.60 Investing for Retirement

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FY-8.10 Financial Pitfall Basics

FY-8.20 Scams & Fraud

FY-8.30 Identity Theft

FY-8.40 Predatory Lending

FY-8.50 Family, Friends & Money

FY-8.60 Playing the Lottery

FY-8.70 Bankruptcy

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FY-9.10 Career Basics

FY-9.20 How Do I Get My First Job?

FY-9.30 Creating a Resume and Cover Letter

FY-9.40 Professional Profiles

FY-9.50 Networking, Informational Interviews, and Career Fairs

FY-9.60 Interviewing for a Job

FY-9.70 Once You’ve Got the Job Offer

FY-9.80 Soft Skills

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FY-10.10 The U.S. Tax System

FY-10.20 Important Tax Forms

FY-10.30 Do I Need to File a Tax Return?

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FY-11.10 Insurance Fundamentals

FY-11.20 Health Insurance 101

FY-11.30 Finding a Health Insurance Plan

FY-11.40 Auto Insurance