Topics and Learning Objectives

  • Identify types of debts.
  • Calculate costs of debt including debt-to-income ratio.
  • Compare payoff options to pay down debt.
  • Build and apply an action plan for paying off and eliminating debt.

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Approximately 80% of Americans are in debt – but debt is always a bad thing! Credit cards, student loans, and mortgages are all examples of debt. Learn how to make a plan to manage your debt, with insights around:

  • How to determine how much debt is too much
  • How to calculate your debt-to-income ratio
  • Different strategies to help you pay down debt


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Make a plan to tackle your debt! Take this short lesson to learn how to reevaluate your budget and properly manage your debt: [INSERT LINK]

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Make a plan to tackle your debt! Take this short lesson to learn how to reevaluate your budget, learn how much debt is too much debt, how much debt you should pay back each month, and what strategies you can use to pay off debt: [INSERT LINK]

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