Module breakdown:


Module 1: Understanding the Economy

  • Understand how economic forces impact all of our lives.

  • Get an overview of how a country's economy work.

  • Appreciate the time-value of money and the role interest rates play.

  • Learn about the role of governments and how taxes work.

  • Grasp the fundamentals of boom and bust.


Module 2: Managing Your Money

  • Develop a counter-intuitive attitude to saving and spending.

  • Learn how to budget in a way that leaves you with cash left over.
  • Understand the difference between building assets and collecting liabilities.
  • Explore simple ways to cut your costs and boost your income.
  • Find out which mobile apps can help you achieve your financial goals.

Module 3: Growing Your Wealth

  • Dispel myths about investing in stocks and shares.
  • Understand the advantages young people have when it comes to investment.
  • Learn how the stock and property markets function.
  • Appreciate the need to have a diversified portfolio.
  • Realise that you can make money on the markets without excessive risk.