Build & Manage Credit

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1 NGPF Academy Credit

About This On-Demand Starter Pack Module:

As a personal finance teacher, you can distill the complex ecosystem of consumer debt into the gems that will benefit your students most in their everyday lives. This module highlights useful knowledge, skills, and strategies for teachers to bring to young people who are just starting out building credit. 

In this module, you will: 

  1. Brainstorm WHY learning about credit matters beyond the cost of borrowing
  2. Demystify WHAT goes into the FICO Score, which is the credit score most lenders use
  3. Recommend HOW students can get started building strong credit habits, and costly pitfalls to avoid


NGPF On-Demand is asynchronous online PD you can do at any time! Each On-Demand module should take about 1 hour to complete. You can start and stop at any time and pick up where you left off. You will receive a certificate of completion after finishing the module.