**Please send all correspondence and questions for this module to your TRiO advisor**
Student Learning Outcome:
Students will be able to identify and learn the necessary skills to
be able to successfully budget personal finances.
On Slide 10 you will see a sample budget for completion. Please utilize this information and fill in the sample budget as exact as possible.
Hypothetical budget assuming:
Salary of $35,000/12 Months = 2900
– 20% tax = $2300
Average credit card debt of $5,781
with a minimum payment of $231
Student loan debt of $18,000 with a
payment of $147
Rent of $400 Car payment of $315 Using the numbers above
Directions also provided at the conclusion of the Budgeting PowerPoint.
Please answer these questions in 3-4
complete sentences citing the PowerPoint slide or website where the information
pertaining to the question was found.
What are the three things we should
consider before making a purchasing decision?
What were your Saving Goals #1 and
#2, How much money was allocated to these after necessities were paid?
What are the five principles we
should keep in mind during day to day money decisions?