For students to be able to access Mint successfully, they must use the same computer or device every time they access Mint. Otherwise, they will be forced to re-create a new account.
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Prior to introducing students to Mint, follow the steps within the teacher checklist to familiarize yourself with Mint. This simulation reinforces savings and interest. Before starting the Mint activity, students should know the following:
The definition and concept of interest when earned from savings account.
Individuals can benefit from depositing in a higher interest rate account.
Banks compete by offering different terms for their savings accounts. Consumers can evaluate multiple banks to maximize their return.