This topic will explore APR, AER and interest, and will encourage learners to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using credit cards.
Subject area: IT, numeracy
Experiences and outcomes: using numbers, budgeting and spreadsheets, working out percentages
- Begin by reading Skint! up to page 33.
- Now use the discussion points to facilitate a conversation in the group about credit cards.
- You can then explore the BBC Skillswise(this will open in a new window) website as a group to learn more.