Nick and Sydney run into each other at the bookstore, where Nick is doing some research for his English project. He is writing a poem about buying running shoes with a credit card. Sydney encourages Nick to include a part about paying back the money he owes on the credit card, and the kids discuss credit worthiness.
Essential Question: What characteristics are present in a consumer who is creditworthy?
Learning Objective: Students will explain when people use credit, they are borrowing money. Students will explain that responsible borrowers repay as promised, showing that they are creditworthy.
Essential Vocabulary: benefits, borrow, buyer, consumer, credit, credit worthy, debt, goods, interest, market, producer, profit, risk, seller services, spending
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