Each issue of Inside the Vault has a lead article. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis economic education staff either develop a new lesson to complement the content in the lead article or provide a link to existing lesson plans. All of the lessons written for past issues of Inside the Vault can be found at: www.stlouisfed.org/education.
The lead article for this issue focuses on new credit and debit card laws. We have lesson plans on our website that complement this content.
Download lesson 2, “Credit Cards: A Package Deal” or lesson 3, “Banking on Debit Cards” from the curriculum at www.stlouisfed.org/education/cards-cars-and-currency-curriculum-unit. Or register your students for the online version of these lessons found at: www.stlouisfed.org/education/cards-cars-and-currency-online-course-for-teachers-and-students.
For additional lessons about credit, download the lessons from unit C, “All about Credit” in the It’s Your Paycheck! curriculum or register your students for the online version of these lessons found at: www.stlouisfed.org/education/its-your-paycheck-online-course-for-teachers-and-students.