Managing Personal Finances

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For many people, finances are an unsolvable Rubik's cube filled with anxiety. We don�t teach children when they are young the value of a good credit score. Many people have a hard time formatting and sticking to a budget. You can easily solve the finance puzzle with a little hard work, self-control, and the right tools. Today is a new day; you are taking the first steps to reclaiming your financial freedom.

Most people know that a map can tell them how to get from point A to point B. A well developed budget is just like a map as it helps you reach your financial goals. You start at point A, and the budget helps you go the distance get to point B. And with our Managing Personal Finances workshop your participants will learn how to budget, and create a plan for their future.

Managing Personal Finances Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started
  • Icebreaker
  • Housekeeping Items
  • The Parking Lot
  • Workshop Objectives
Module Two: Module Two: The Benefits of Budgeting
  • Getting Rid of Debt
  • Generating Savings
  • Reducing Stress and Anxiety
  • Lessening Family Conflicts
  • Case Study
  • Module Two: Review Questions
Module Three: What to Consider Before Creating a Budget
  • Understand Your Income
  • Determine a Budget Duration
  • Determine Expenses
  • Track What's Being Spent
  • Case Study
  • Module Three: Review Questions
Module Four: Types of Fixed Personal Expenses
  • Utility Bills
  • Housing Bills
  • Transportation
  • Debt Payments
  • Case Study
  • Module Four: Review Questions
Module Five: Types of Fluctuating Personal Expenses
  • Personal Care
  • Entertainment
  • Eating Out
  • Case Study
  • Module Five: Review Questions
Module Six: Establish Your Goals
  • Short Term vs Long Term
  • Be Realistic
  • Actually Get Rid of Debt
  • Save for the Future
  • Case Study
  • Module Six: Review Questions
Module Seven: Determine Where Cuts Can Be Made
  • Cut Bad Habits
  • Decrease Transportation Costs
  • Reduce Utility Bills
  • Decrease Entertainment Expenses
  • Case Study
  • Module Seven: Review Questions
Module Eight: Tools
  • Software
  • Phone Applications
  • The Envelope System
  • Expenditure Notebook
  • Case Study
  • Module Eight: Review Questions
Module Nine: Stick With Your Budget
  • Use Cash for Weekly Allowance
  • Accountability to Family or Friends
  • Set Up a Different Account for Savings
  • Remind Self of Benefit to Sticking with Budget
  • Case Study
  • Module Nine: Review Questions
Module Ten: Additional Ways to Make Money
  • Make and Sell Items
  • Sell Unused Items
  • Small Part-Time Job
  • Recycle for Money
  • Case Study
  • Module Ten: Review Questions
Module Eleven: Paying Off Debt
  • Get Three Credit Reports
  • Start with Small Stuff and Work Your Way Up
  • Credit Card Hacks
  • Investigate Student Loan Repayment or Consolidation Options
  • Case Study
  • Module Eleven: Review Questions
Module Twelve: Wrapping Up
  • Words from the Wise
  • Review of Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned
  • Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations

No prior experience is needed.

You may cancel this class 10 or more business days prior to the start date of the class for a full refund. No shows or cancellations made within 10 days will forfeit all fees paid. Online OnDemand can not be cancelled once the access key was generated and sent to the client.