Be Moneysmart

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Year level 9-VET Young adults Mathematics Economics and business Health and Physical Education (HPE) Work Studies

This five module video-based resource aimed at VET (including apprentices and trainees) and senior high school students, features real life examples and video case studies of young people from a range of occupations. It develops money management skills and prepares students for future careers in small business or as contractors. 

This resource can be used for accredited ('Be MoneySmart' elective (FNSFLT301) - part Certificate III of the Financial Services Training Package (FNS30111)), as well as non-accredited settings. 

To request the Educator Guide, please contact [email protected] and state your organisation name, State/Territory, contact name.

Modules in Be Moneysmart

Be Moneysmart (Module 1): Saving, budgeting and spending

Students establish savings goals, create a budget and a savings plan.

Be Moneysmart (Module 2): Personal tax

Students work through various tax topics and learn the essentials of preparing and lodging a tax return.

Be Moneysmart (Module 3): Superannuation

Students compare super funds, work through a super statement and learn how to keep track of their super.

Be Moneysmart (Module 4): Debt management

Students compare debt products, learn to manage credit cards and find out what to do if debt becomes a problem.

Be Moneysmart (Module 5): Insurance

Students investigate car, home and content insurance and learn how to choose the right type of insurance and level of cover.