Dollar Works 2: A Personal Financial Education Program Preview and Order
Dollar Works 2 is a comprehensive personal financial education program. The easy-to-use tools help educators and service providers move learners from practicing "concepts" to application in their own lives. This curriculum includes a binder with all printed instructor materials and an easy-to-use CD with dozens of Action pages (i.e., participant worksheets) that have been culturally adapted for English and Spanish speaking audiences.
Click on the "Buy" button to the right to purchase this item through the online shopping cart. Please note that the online ordering process only accepts credit cards. If you would like to pay via purchase order, please contact the University of Minnesota Bookstores Extension Department at email@example.com.
Click a link below to see samples of this curriculum.
Purchase multiple copies and save money!
- 1-9 copies – $100.00/each
- 10 or more copies – $80.00/each
Introducing Dollar Works 2 (232 K PDF)
Being Successful with Dollar Works 2
- How to Use Dollar Works 2 (260 K PDF)
- Hints for Success
- How People Learn (211 K PDF)
- Using a Teaching Outline
Assessing Learner Skills
- Measuring Money Skills.
- Learner Feedback and Evaluation
Making Money Decisions
- Unit 1 — Connecting Culture and Financial Resources
- Unit 2 — Making Decisions about Money
Building Money Management Skills
- Unit 3 — Making a Spending Plan
- Unit 4 — Managing a Spending Plan
- Unit 5 — Saving and Investing
Managing Income and Bank Accounts
- Unit 6 — Understanding a Pay Statement and Taxes
- Unit 7 — Using a Bank Account
Understanding Credit and Debt
- Unit 8 — Using Credit Wisely
- Unit 9 — Managing Debt
Targeting Money Issues
- Unit 10 — Managing Risk with Insurance
- Unit 11 — Solving Consumer Problems
- Unit 12 — Teaching Children about Money
- Selected Internet Financial Education Resources in Spanish
- Selected Internet Financial Education Resources in Multiple Languages
This curriculum was developed in 2009 by Extension Family Resource Management Educators Shirley J. Anderson-Porisch, Rosemary K. Heins, Cindy M. Petersen, and Susan E. Hooper; and Extension Family Social Science Specialist and Professor Jean W. Bauer.