Standard C: Credit and Debt Management
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Standards:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G
Students in Wisconsin will make informed decisions about incurring debt and will manage indebtedness to remain both creditworthy and financially secure.

Students Will:
C.1 - Identify and evaluate credit products and services.

C.2 - Identify and compare sources of credit.

C.3 - Identify and evaluate interest rates, fees, and other charges.

C.4 - Interpret credit sources and reports.

C.5 - Calculate the cost of borrowing.

C.6 - Explain the rights and responsibilities of buyers and sellers under consumer protection laws.

C.7 - Understand how to leverage debt.

C.8 - Describe the implications of bankruptcy.

C.9 - Analyze the pros and cons of high cost alternative financial services.


Links to lesson plans addressing each standard