ERIC Number: ED201737
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Using Banks: Teaching Banking Skills to Low-Income Consumers.
Shurtz, Mary Ann; LeFlore, Ann Becker
This module, one of six on teaching consumer matters to low-income adults, discusses banking skills. Topics include banking services (savings accounts, safety deposit boxes, Christmas clubs, loans, etc.), checking accounts (deposits, checkwriting, check registers, opening an account), how to use the check register (cancelled checks, deposits), balancing the checkbook, alternatives to checking accounts, consumer rights, materials available from the Office of Consumer Affairs, and sources of related information and assistance. The module includes examples and suggests ways in which the teacher can localize the information for students. (CT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Welfare, Richmond.
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Richmond, VA.
Note: For related documents see CE 028 469-473 and CE 029 045-051.