Consumerism

One area that is a high interest one for teens is consumerism. Post lessons here that can engage teens in money and financial topics.

Possible topics for units in this area include:


  • Buying a car
  • Money management
  • Identity theft
  • Credit cards
  • Advertising
  • Choosing a college
  • FICA
  • Scholarships
  • Athletes in college
  • Rent to own agreements
  • Leasing vs. buying
  • Mortgages
  • Bankruptcy
  • Mobile phone plans
  • Cable vs. satellite TV