ON YOUR OWN coast to coast
( a personal finance adventure)
Grade 7 and up.
Now students can face the day-to-day, real life challenges of living on their own in 12 different cities from coast to coast including: Chicago, IL; Eugene, OR; Los Angeles, CA; Fitchburg, MA; Atlanta, GA; New York, NY; Fort Pierce, FL; Raleigh, NC; Lubbock, TX; Casper, WY; Des Moines, IA; and Sterling, IL. They will practice skills needed to be independent: finding a job, buying a car, creating a budget, buying insurance, saving and investing, renting an apartment, opening bank accounts, paying bills, making spending decisions, facing financial emergencies, and more.