Module 3 Introduction
We get into checking in Module 3. Its time to really take a look at ways for you to manage your income.
You will first learn how to open a checking account and all the tricks that go with it.
We then continue on showing you how to manage your money using the a checking account.
The unit is concluded with other ways you can make payments and transfer money.
Activity 3.1 Personal Checking
Objective: After asking family members, the learner will be able to explain the value a checking/sharedraft account has to family members and describe what financial institution is used by the family in a post.
This unit turns personal as you take a look at your own personal finances. You will need to do some research. Ask your family the following questions.
- Who in your family has a checking or share draft account?
- If so, in what financial institution is that account?
- Why is this financial institution used?
- How long have you had a checking account or how soon will you get one?