Spend Well

Spend Well

Help parents and kids reflect on their spending habits and how to use their money for things that are important to them.

Workshop Leader Topic - Spend Well

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Workshop 1 - Spend Well

Parent Topic - Spend Well

Spend Well

When we make thoughtful choices about how we spend money,
we become better consumers.

Six Major Ways to Spend Money

  1. Cash
  2. Credit
  3. Check
  4. Online payment (bill pay)
  5. Debit card
  6. Gift card (stored value card)

What’s a Debit Card?

  • Tied to an account
  • Funds are withdrawn immediately when used

What’s a Credit Card?

  • A form of borrowing
  • Once-a-month payment
  • Interest accrues if bills aren’t paid in full each month

Deciding Which Payment Method to Use

  • Choose a payment method that’s easy to use.
  • Pay in a way th

Tip - Spend Well - Tip 3

Tip 3

How do you decide when to spend money?

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Tip 2

How do you use your gift cards?