Mad City Money
This simulation gives young adults, ages 14–24, a sense of adulthood with income and bills to pay. Each participant is assigned a temporary identity, including occupation, salary, debt, marital status, and children, etc. They visit nine “merchants” in Mad City to choose housing and transportation and purchase necessities and wants. The goal is to simulate the realities of approaching financial responsibilities.
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August 2019 –
This seminar provides an overview of credit bureaus, credit scoring and the Fair Credit Reporting Act, as well as specific guidance on disputing inaccuracies, improving your credit score, and dealing with identity theft and fraud.
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September 2019 –
This seminar explains how to determine what you can afford, deal with dealers, negotiate the best car price, benefit from buying used, decipher financing options and warranties, and find help if you have warranty problems.
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October 2019 –
Rising college tuition costs continue to outpace inflation. Through a combination of long-term savings and an understanding of financial aid opportunities, you will learn how to make continuing education for your children or yourself a reality.
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November 2019 –
This seminar presents valuable tips about moving and settling into a new home, keeping records, communicating with your lender and creditors, making sure your new home is energy efficient to save money, taking advantage of the financial benefits of owning a home, hiring a contractor if you choose to remodel, improving your credit score if you choose to refinance, and more.
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