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Understanding Credit Scores

As young people begin to create their credit history, it’s easy for a lack of knowledge and experience to create long-term financial detriments. The mindset of ‘buy now, pay later’ can be addictive for youths, and influence their financial trajectory for years to come. By learning how credit scores work, and the various factors that are used to calculate them, young people can empower themselves to make better financial decisions.

Lesson Plan



Presentation 02 - Breakdown of a Credit Score


Video 02 - Breakdown of a Credit Score

Video 04 - Boost Your Credit Score

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