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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.

CERTIFICATION

To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

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 67 votes
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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  • Tracy Cunningham
    Tracy Cunningham United States of America Educational. Good for someone young that's just starting on the credit road. 2016-07-27 22:07:03
  • Richard Katamila
    Richard Katamila Namibia Very helpful 2016-06-29 06:06:44
  • David Sikabbubba
    David Sikabbubba Zambia This is a very useful introductory short course on managing one's personal finance debts. Cheers! 2016-06-27 11:06:35
  • Grace Mensah
    Grace Mensah United Kingdom Very educative and easy to understand. 2016-06-22 10:06:27
  • desmond dzever
    desmond dzever Nigeria Its a wonderful course that every individual who is an adult needs to undertake as it helps you spend wisely and above all provide veritable avenues for debt repayment. 2016-05-27 15:05:56
  • Nompumelelo Mahloko
    Nompumelelo Mahloko South Africa I loved the simplicity of the content, I learnt a lot about managing your debt. It was quick and straight to the point. 2016-05-19 14:05:14
  • Charles Voon
    Charles Voon Malaysia A most helpful brief course. 2016-05-19 00:05:25
  • SHERICE MURPHY
    SHERICE MURPHY United States of America completed the assessment with 100% out of a needed 80% but when I pressed finish, nothing happened. it didn't give me the completed. I've taken it now 4 times with the same result. 2016-05-10 16:05:55
  • sreekumar ravindrakumar
    sreekumar ravindrakumar India It was a good experience :) 2016-02-07 07:02:25
  • Eve Denise Thomas
    Eve Denise Thomas United States of America I loved learning about this course. It was clear and easy to understand. 2016-01-23 22:01:02
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