Learn about building good money habits, including establishing goals and understanding investing.
Dealing with debt issues
It’s easy to make mistakes when it comes to money, but it’s not so easy to get out of debt. This unit covers the causes of financial stress, and how to avoid spiralling debt.
Do you understand the difference between ‘good debt’ and ‘bad debt’? This unit will help you bust the jargon around credit and loans, and give you tips on using debt the same way.
If you’ve never spoken to a financial adviser, you may be surprised at what they can do for you. This unit explains the planning process, and how to be prepared for your first meeting.
Building good money habits
Master the basics of personal financial management. This unit helps you create a smart and workable budget you can start using right away.
Your credit history
Do you know what your credit score is, or what your credit history means? This unit explains why your credit rating impacts your ability to borrow, plus how to get your hands on your own credit file info.
There’s a lot of chatter about ‘financial goals’, but how do you set goals in the first place? This unit helps you work out what you want from life – and how to pay for it.
Credit cards can be a useful cash flow management tool. But they may also get you into trouble if you’re not careful. This unit will help you understand how to avoid paying too much interest, or taking on too much debt.
Not sure if investing is right for you? This unit will help you to understand what investments are, the different kinds of investments and key principles to consider.