Author:
Lynn Aprill
Subject:
School Counseling
Material Type:
Lesson
Level:
High School
Tags:
  • ACP
  • Academic and Career Planning
  • Budgeting
  • Career Readiness
  • College and Career Readiness
  • Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin ACP Lessons
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    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
    Language:
    English
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    Eleventh Grade ACP Lesson 7 - Budgeting

    Eleventh Grade ACP Lesson 7 - Budgeting

    Overview

    Knowing how to budget your money is important for your financial security, ensuring you can pay basic living expenses like food & clothing, rent or mortgage payments, transportation, tuition, insurance, and have money left for entertainment. Budgeting is a proactive approach to organizing your money.  Budgeting ensures you're not spending more than you're making, allowing you to plan for short- and long-term expenses AND help you make a plan to save for larger future purchases that support your lifestyle goals!  You simply want to be able to track your income left over after all expenses to ensure you're not falling into debt.

    Eleventh Grade ACP Lesson 7

    Knowing how to budget your money is important for your financial security, ensuring you can pay basic living expenses like food & clothing, rent or mortgage payments, transportation, tuition, insurance, and have money left for entertainment. Budgeting is a proactive approach to organizing your money.  Budgeting ensures you're not spending more than you're making, allowing you to plan for short- and long-term expenses AND help you make a plan to save for larger future purchases that support your lifestyle goals!  You simply want to be able to track your income left over after all expenses to ensure you're not falling into debt.