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Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts Course


Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts
Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts

Learn how to manage your personal finance debts.


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Course Description

Personal financial debt can be a source of great anxiety and worry for many people, and it can be difficult to know where to start when you want to take control of your financial debts. This free online course helps you get started on the road to reducing your personal financial debts and becoming debt free. The course offers you a clear way of understanding exactly how much money you owe and to whom by setting up a debt spreadsheet, how to contact credit card companies to request a break on interest rates, how to prioritise which debt to pay off first, what strategy you should use to pay off debts based on minimum monthly payments or highest interest rates charged, and how to implement an emergency debt elimination plan if needed. This course will be of great interest to personal finance professionals who work with people who find themselves in financial difficulty and to anyone who wants clear guidance on how to reduce their personal financial debts and become debt free.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes: - Have a clear understanding of exactly how much money you owe and to whom; - How to contact credit card companies to request a break on interest rates; - How to prioritise which debt to pay off first; - What strategy you should use to pay off debts based on minimum monthly payments or highest interest rates charged;


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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 52 reviews
Course Title: Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts
Course #: 410
Course Publisher: Christine Williams
Course Category: 2
Content Origin:
Course Description: Personal financial debt can be a source of great anxiety and worry for many people, and it can be difficult to know where to start when you want to take control of your financial debts. This free online course helps you get started on the road to reducing your personal financial debts and becoming debt free. The course offers you a clear way of understanding exactly how much money you owe and to whom by setting up a debt spreadsheet, how to contact credit card companies to request a break on interest rates, how to prioritise which debt to pay off first, what strategy you should use to pay off debts based on minimum monthly payments or highest interest rates charged, and how to implement an emergency debt elimination plan if needed. This course will be of great interest to personal finance professionals who work with people who find themselves in financial difficulty and to anyone who wants clear guidance on how to reduce their personal financial debts and become debt free.
License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 24 April 2012
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 0-1 Hour
Video/Audio: High
Audio Only: High
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Esvaran Karunakaran
    Esvaran Karunakaran Malaysia Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts is a quick study on basic debt management and simple ways to overcome them. Simple methods, easy to follow and worth the time :) 2015-08-21 05:08:09
  • Helena Julie Magloire
    Helena Julie Magloire Turks and Caicos Islands The course was very easy to understand and straight to the point, if notes came along in a manner that could be saved for revision purposes remembering the material would be a little easier. 2015-08-12 23:08:43
  • Norbert Yip
    Norbert Yip Australia The course was insightful about how to deal with debt and I enjoyed the content. 2015-08-02 22:08:38
  • Natasha McRae
    Natasha McRae United States of America VERY INFORMATIONAL 2015-07-29 21:07:50
  • Philip Fahrenholz
    Philip Fahrenholz Mexico Fast, easy to understand, no nonsense method of getting debt sorted out 2015-07-28 22:07:35
  • Jenne John Lajiun
    Jenne John Lajiun Malaysia This is something I would like to apply in my debt management. 2015-07-20 01:07:42
  • Yan Yee Chan
    Yan Yee Chan United Kingdom Nice informative short course 2015-06-24 22:06:00
  • Chervonne Draven
    Chervonne Draven New Zealand This is a short and sweet course with some very valuable tips and information. I will apply this to my personal life! 2015-04-14 03:04:52
  • Jessie Green
    Jessie Green United Kingdom Great course! 2015-03-19 20:03:38
  • Talia Powell
    Talia Powell United States of America Quick and easy as well as very informative! 2015-03-14 17:03:59
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