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Interest Rates and Credit Scores


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This RWLO supports a students' understanding of interest rates and compound interest by relating it to the process of buying a home. Jakeisha Thompson, Miami Dade College
You are an economic entity! (.doc) See Word document What you spend in everyday life has a "multiplier effect" across the economy. Your spending employs more people than you think! This exercise helps students understand their place in the larger US economy and see that even their small annual income makes a big difference for others. Otis J. White, Adjunct Faculty, GateWay Community College