What Makes Personal Finance Engaging To Students?

Stumbled upon this Top 10 List of colleges that offer personal finance courses.  This quote stood out because it showed the importance of educators sharing their own experiences to bring this topic to life for students:

  • “He drew upon his own experiences — like when he and his wife leased a car together — and encouraged class participation to animate concepts that could otherwise be boring,” she said. “A pragmatic approach to teaching personal finance, paired with a dry sense of humor, made it memorable and impactful — especially as I confront many financial decisions in my post-collegiate, professional life.”   UC Berkeley Alum