State bill would require personal finance class in high school

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State bill would require personal finance class in high school



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  1. Yes – so millenials dont go bankrupt by 30.

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  2. Omfg yes, I wish I had this, we had to beg our teacher to go out of the curriculum to do it for a WEEK

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  3. Yup. Also bring back civics. Home economics. Shop class.

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  4. Absolutely. I work at a bank, some adults dont even know how to work a checking account, write a check , etc.

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  5. About time! I’ve been saying this forever

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  6. Probably the only course you’ll use your entire life.

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  7. Think they need to be able to add and subtract first. Can’t do it without a calculator or cash register to tell them.

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  8. Maybe they will learn everything is not free !!

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  9. Took accounting in hs and learned how to do my taxes. I have used almost everything I learned in that class honestly.

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  10. Wow Home Ec and maybe bring back cooking, child care, and a few other life skills as single semester elective courses in middle school or early high school. Imagine that .. returning to the basics we used to teach kids till the late 80s n 90s when tax cuts gutted our education system

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  11. Why bother, aren’t they entitled and the government will provide for them? 🤨

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