Banking Basics (Page One Economics, Focus on Finance)

There are many reasons to keep your money in a bank or credit union. The October 2020 issue of Page One Economics®: Focus on Finance describes what banks, credit unions, and online banks are and outlines things to consider when choosing where to have an account and what type of account to have.

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Education Level: 6-8 9-12 College Non-educators
Subjects: Personal Finance
Concepts: Banks Saving
Resource Types: Publication Lesson
Languages: English
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