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Virtual Business Essentials – Personal Finance is the #1 way to teach personal finance in America. Virtual Business – Personal Finance online simulation teaches key personal finance concepts. Because students track personal behavior and spending habits (finding an apartment, finding a job, getting a bank account, paying taxes, and more) of their simulated character, students are more likely to retain more personal finance knowledge. This sim is ideal for teaching personal finance, financial literacy, career skills, and life skills.

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Lessons Include

  • Budgeting & Saving
  • Choosing & Balancing a Checking
  • Account
  • Getting a Credit Card
  • Fixing Your Credit
  • Education & Advancement
  • Using Online Banking
  • Paying Your Taxes
  • Intro to Investing
  • Time Management and Health
  • Finding a Job
  • Finding an Apartment
  • Buying a Car
  • Shopping
  • Risk vs. Return
  • Diversification
  • Investing for Retirement
  • Buying a Home
  • Insurance
  • New Career Project