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Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts


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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Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts Course
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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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  • 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
  • Kara Marie Delay
    Kara Marie Delay United States of America This was pretty straightforward. Valuable information. 2015-03-11 03:03:13
  • Ioanna Gregoriou
    Ioanna Gregoriou Cyprus The courses gives some great tips on how to organize your debt and repay it easier. 2015-02-27 08:02:08
  • Ioanna Gregoriou
    Ioanna Gregoriou Cyprus Using a spreadsheet is the best way to sum up all your debt. Therefore, you are more careful and you can pay on time. 2015-02-27 08:02:46
  • Christina Ryan
    Christina Ryan Ireland This is a very good course giving you the tools to understand Debt and eliminate it. 2015-02-16 08:02:39
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