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Budgeting for Income and Expenses Simulation has been created as a real-world technology simulation to accompany FFFL 9-12, 3rd Edition lesson 8 titled Managing Your Money. If you have not taught this lesson plan, we recommend students are proficient in the net worth concepts.
In this personal finance activity, students will use Mint, a real-world personal finance app, to follow Isaiah throughout the year and learn about budgeting for income and expenses.