EconEdLink

Related Lessons

Lesson: Banks & Credit Unions (Part I)


The Role of a Bank Teller

In banking and finance, the role of a bank teller is a key feature. In this lesson, we will explore how bank tellers could make or break the banking world!

Grades: 9-12
Published: 05/24/2005

Multipliers and the Mystery of the Magic Money

Students learn about the purpose of the reserve requirement, how money is "created" in the economy through fractional reserves, and how the Federal Reserve uses the reserve requirement and loans to correct economic instability.

Grades: 9-12
Published: 08/07/2002

My Credit Rating: Why Should I Care?

Credit is a wonderful tool for the consumer. It can enhance your quality of life. It enables you to buy and enjoy a purchase before you have the money to pay for it. On the other hand, it can create serious problems for people who use it incorrectly.

Grades: 9-12
Published: 01/09/2001