MIDDLE SCHOOL

JA ECONOMICS FOR SUCCESS

Budget, credit, credit card, credit score, copay insurance, debit card, decision making, deductible, goal setting, gross income , higher interest, interests, needs and wants, net income, opportunity cost, policy, premium, risk, self knowledge, skills, values, world of work

Entrepreneurship 

Financial Literacy 

Work Readiness 

JA Economics for Success lays bare for students the heart of a successful economic life: choosing the right career and managing money properly.

Following participation in the program, students will be able to explore their skills, interests, values, and the world of work to make informed education, career, and life decisions. The program also will expand their knowledge of personal finance including smart budgeting, wise credit use, and minimizing financial risk so they can apply strong financial management skills regardless of their income.