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Consumer Economics in Algebra

Borrowing (Financial Education)+ 
JavaScript 
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Explore retirement issues and consumer credit with this activity, which involves online calculators, interviews, journaling, and group presentations. This activity was used as a project to accompany a...
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The Cost of Being Late

Annual percentage rate (APR) (Financial Education)+ 
Spreadsheet 
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The primary goal of this lesson is to understand that the costs associated with buying on credit and that making only minimum payments are problematic to longterm financial health. The secondary goal...
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Time, Value, Money: Applicatio...

Borrowing (Financial Education)+ 
TI83/TI84 
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Activities in this book approach common financial problems like TimeValueof Money, Compound Interest, Present and Future Value, Depreciation, Mortgages, Amortization, and like NPV. The activity book...
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Credit Card Debt Calculator

Annual percentage rate (APR) (Financial Education)+ 
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Use this credit card debt calculator to find out how much is owed. This can be used as a good starting point for any debt management plan. Enter all of the credit cards and outstanding installment loa...
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Credit Card Minimum Payment Ca...

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Use this credit card minimum payment calculator to determine how long it will take to pay off credit cards if only the minimum payment is made. Enter the credit card information below and press "view ...
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Credit Card Repayment Calculat...

Borrowing (Financial Education)+ 
Calculator 
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Based on the information you provide, the calculator will give you an estimate of how long it will take you to pay off your credit card balance. The calculator assumes:
* you make no more charg...
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Debt Payoff Calculator

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This debt payoff calculator can show how to accelerate the debt payoff. The process is simple; just apply a portion of the consolidated loan's monthly payment savings to the consolidated loan's balanc...
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How Long Will It Take To Pay O...

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Calculator 
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Americans today owe more money than ever before. The fact that 'interest never sleeps' means that the situation will continue to worsen unless steps are taken at the individual level to reduce or elim...
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Loan Consolidation Calculator

Annual percentage rate (APR) (Financial Education)+ 
Calculator 
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Getting a consolidation loan can do more than pay off debt. It is possible to create a sizable nest egg by investing all or a portion of the monthly payment savings. After a few years, the results are...
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Student Loan Debt Calculator

Borrowing (Financial Education)+ 
Calculator 
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The "Student loan debt calculator" applies two simple principles to paying off highinterest debt.
1. Consolidate the existing student loans
2. Use the extra cash every month to pay off other hi...
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Loan Calculator

Borrowing (Financial Education)+ 
Java Applet 
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Explore how to pay off a loan, and how interest affects payment. You can control the the frequency of the payments and the period (number of years) of payments or the amount of each payment.
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Auto Loan Calculator 1

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JavaScript 
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This calculator is for car loans where monthly payments are made and the interest is compounded monthly (which is standard for the U.S.) It finds the amount you will have pay each month on your loan ...
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Compound Interest Simulator

Credit cards (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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This applet will allow you to investigate savings account earnings, credit card debt, and a stock market simulation.
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Credit Card Calculator

Annual percentage rate (APR) (Financial Education)+ 
JavaScript 
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This calculator is for figuring out how long it will take you to pay off your credit cards where set monthly payments are made and the interest is compounded monthly (which is standard for the U.S.)
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Is it better to buy or rent?

Mortgages (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
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Whether renting is better than buying depends on many factors, particularly how fast prices and rents rise and how long you stay in your home. Compare the costs of buying and renting a home in the cal...
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Loan Calculator 1

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This calculator is for car loans and other types of loans where monthly payments are made and the interest is compounded monthly (which is standard for the U.S.) It finds the amount you will have pay...
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Mortgage Calculator

Borrowing (Financial Education)+ 
JavaScript 
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A mortgage calculator that offers graphical representations of an amortization graph, repayment chart, and a balance graph.
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Mortgage Calculator

Borrowing (Financial Education)+ 
JavaScript 
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The mortgage calculator will show you how much your monthly payment will be. It can also show the effect of adding extra payments.
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Mortgage Loan Calculator

Annual percentage rate (APR) (Financial Education)+ 
JavaScript 
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This calculator is for mortgage loans where monthly payments are made and the interest is compounded monthly (which is standard for the U.S.) It finds the amount you will have pay each month on your ...
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Payday Loan Calculator

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JavaScript 
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How much does it cost to borrow money from a payday lender? Many companies quote the cost of loans as the cost to borrow $100, such as $15 per $100 or $20 per $100. Since the loan must be paid in a we...
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