Budgeting And Banking Basics: A Guide To Basic Money Management

In this course, you will gain a fundamental understanding of budgeting and banking basics, and learn:

  • How to manage your personal finances effectively
  • How to track your spending, make a budget, and review and adjust your budget as your financial situation changes
  • The basics of banking and the different types of financial institutions, including banks and credit unions
  • How the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), ensure that your money is safe in the event of bank failure
  • How to open and use checking and savings accounts, and how they differ

The benefits of online and mobile banking, and how they can help you manage your money more efficiently