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The Business of Credit

This lesson plan will teach high school students the basics of credit, including what a credit rating is and what goes into the analysis of a credit rating. Students will also learn about small-business financial management by creating a model business and having to determine how to take out a loan to expand the business. Students will use the concepts of good credit versus bad credit to understand which is necessary for taking out a loan.

Get the lesson plan at Thirteen.org.