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Personal Finance : Tuesday 5-6pm

Day 7: December 1, 2020

Hi Everyone

We had a great class today.  

What we did: 

  1. Spoke about insurance, what it is and how insurance companies make money.
  2. Played a little bit of level 3 of the Balance Game

What they need to do: 

Play Level 3 of the Balance Game!:  

  • Play Level 3 of the Balance Game! The goal is to finish the first week with a balanced pie chart. (This game was made by Grade 12 BVG student Ryan Hui)
  • Please only use your own login number. Here are everyone's logins:
    • 00104- Mythili
    • 00105 - Nicole
    • 00106 - Alex
    • 00107 - Kaitlyn
    • 00108 - Eric

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    Day 6: November 24, 2020

    Hi Everyone

    We had a great class today.  

    What we did: 

    1. Spoke about loans, the different types of loans and the barriers that are in place to get one.
    2. Spoke about credit cards, the pros and cons of having one and how important it is to always pay them back on time.

    What they need to do: 

    Play Level 2 of the Balance Game!:  

    • Play Level 2 of the Balance Game! The goal is to finish the first week with a balanced pie chart. (This game was made by Grade 12 BVG student Ryan Hui)
    • Please only use your own login number. Here are everyone's logins:
      • Mythili- 00088
      • Kaitlyn- 00089
      • Nicole- 00090
      • Eric- 00091
      • Alexander- 00092

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    Day 5: November 17, 2020

    Hi Everyone

    We had a great class today.  

    What we did: 

    1. Spoke about earnings and why it is important to balance work and happiness.
    2. Spoke about taxes, their role in society and why it is important to pay our taxes.

    What they need to do: 

    Play Level 2 of the Balance Game!:  

    • Play Level 2 of the Balance Game! The goal is to finish the first week with a balanced pie chart. (This game was made by Grade 12 BVG student Ryan Hui)
    • Please only use your own login number. Here are everyone's logins:
      • Mythili- 00088
      • Kaitlyn- 00089
      • Nicole- 00090
      • Eric- 00091
      • Alexander- 00092

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    Day 4: November 10, 2020

    Hi Everyone

    We had a great class today.  

    What we did: 

    1. Spoke about banks and what they do and how they make money.
    2. Spoke about bank accounts, why it is a shrewd move to open one as soon as possible and the different types of accounts.

     

    What they need to do: 

    Compare different types of investments:  

    • Play Level 1 of the Balance Game! The goal is to finish the first week with a balanced pie chart. (This game was made by Grade 12 BVG student Ryan Hui)
    • Please only use your own login number. Here are everyone's logins:
      • Nicole- 00083
      • Mythili- 00084
      • Eric- 00085
      • Kaitlyn- 00086
      • Alexander- 00087

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    Day 3: November 3, 2020

    Hi Everyone

    We had a great class today.  

    What we did: 

    1. Spoke about investing and the different kinds of investment.
    2. Spoke about inflation and how things become more expensive to buy as years pass.
    3. Compared savings accounts to stocks and looked at the difference in return.

     

    What they need to do: 

    Compare different types of investments:  

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    Day 2: October 27, 2020

    Hi Everyone

    We had a great class today.  

    What we did: 

    1. Spoke about budgeting and the importance of having a budget.
    2. Built upon the idea of living a balanced life. Our budgets should plan for spending on needs, investments AND fun!

     

    What they need to do: 

    Create your own budget:  

    • Everyone is to fill out the google sheet with their personal budget. 
    • They must focus on needs, investments and fun.
    • Try your best to balance all three and keep the things in your budget practical! (We can't be budgeting to spend millions of dollars)

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    Day 1: October 20, 2020

    Hi Everyone

    We had a great first class.  

    What we did: 

    1. Spoke about the need for a Balanced Life - where Wealth, Happiness and Health are all balanced. 
    2. Learned the Golden Rules of Savings. 

     

    What they need to do: 

    The Coin Challenge!!:  

    • Set the timer for 35 minutes
    • Run around the house and find as many coins as you can in your room, your sofa, kitchen, car, backpacks, anywhere else. 
    • Collect the money and put it in one place, so that you and your family can make use of it. 
    • Let us know next week how much you were able to collect.  Our current winner found over $500 in coins in 35 minutes (seriously!) 

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