Personal Finance 101 – What they did not teach you about money at school

Personal Finance 101 – What they did not teach you about money at school

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Personal Finance 101 – What they did not teach you about money at school – Sydney Course

Few people are taught how to manage and grow their money effectively. Instead, we are taught to join the work rat race and to continue working till retirement (and sometimes beyond!)

You can beat the system! With no confusing jargon, this course will teach you what you should have learnt about money at school to help you secure your financial future.

You will learn:

  • How to set financial goals and have more money at the end of the month
  • How to grow your income and get the payrise you want
  • How to make your money work hard for you through investing and superannuation

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Eastwood, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and many more. Enrol today or Enquire Now!

Course Outline

Personal Finance 101 – What they did not teach you about money at school consists of:

  • Three classroom modules;
  • A one-on-one 30 minute personal Financial Health Assessment over the phone before the session, with the course presenter Wayne Wanders.

Module 1 – Develop Your Money Mindset and have More Money at the end of Your Month
Things you will learn in this module include:

  • Why most people are on treadmill to work till they drop
  • How to set financial goals in that stick
  • How to make money and debt your servant

Module 2 – Grow your Income
Things you will learn in this module include:

  • How to get the pay rise you want
  • How to get your dream job
  • How to earn more from your passions

Module 3 – Be Financially Fitter with Your Money Working Hard for You
Things you will learn in this module include:

  • Investing 101 – How to make money work hard for you
  • Superannuation 101 – Understanding and maximising your super
  • Protect Yourself

The 30 minute one on one personal Financial Health Assessment with the course presenter Wayne Wanders, will occur over the phone. Ideally this should occur before the classroom sessions commence but you will still get immense value if done later.

This Financial Health Assessment will:

  • Help you understand where you really are financially today, and where you are currently going.
  • Form the basis of an action plan specific to you to allow you to beat the system and help you secure your financial future.

Course Outcome

At the end of the course, you will have:

  • Your own personal plan of actions that you will be taking to set financial goals, grow your income, make your money work hard for you;
  • The knowledge and confidence to implement this personal action plan.

What to bring

Please bring a:

  • Pen
  • Notepad

You will also get a copy of each presentation that you can take away.

Prerequisite – Essential

This course is suitable for people of all ages, all financial situations and any level of financial literacy.

The only prerequisite is that you not only come to this course willing to learn, but you are prepared to take action and do something as a result of what you have learnt. As the presenter Wayne Wanders says, "Knowledge is useless unless you do something with it. Action is the new power!"

Prerequisite – Desirable

The 30 minute one on one personal Financial Health Assessment with the course presenter Wayne Wanders, should ideally occur before the classroom sessions commence but you will still get immense value if done later.

Delivery Mode

The classroom modules are delivered in a classroom environment, but you will be expected to ask questions and interact as appropriate.

The 30 minute one on one personal Financial Health Assessment with the course presenter Wayne Wanders, will occur over the phone.

Important Information

To complete the Financial Health Assessment, the course presenter, Wayne Wanders will need to get some key financial information about yourself. Wayne commits to full privacy of your information and this will not be shared with anyone else.