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Analyzing credit card statements

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Students conduct online research to become familiar with reading and analyzing credit card statements.

Big idea

It’s important to understand the key information on a credit card statement. 

Essential questions

  • What’s a credit card statement?
  • What are some important parts of a credit card statement?

Objectives

  • Identify a credit card statement
  • Understand the information listed on a credit card statement

What students will do

  • Visit MyCreditUnion.gov   to learn how to read and understand a credit card statement. 
  • Test their knowledge by reading a sample credit card statement.

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Teacher guide

Analyzing credit card statements (guide)

Student materials

Analyzing credit card statements (worksheet)

Sample credit card statement (handout)

Note: Please remember to consider your students’ accommodations and special needs to ensure that all students are able to participate in a meaningful way.

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