The movie - The Machine is Us/ing Us
  • What do you think of when you think of economics?I think of Money and its trades also communication with other countries
  • What about the study of economics do you want to know more about-- How money can get invested and how to make money increase in size when getting interest,also which banks are more reliable and trustful? -
  • Key Words Personal Finance!!!
  • Read this and the first 5 paragraphs of this and this definition, and write down 3 things you discovered, 2 things you found interesting, and 1 question you have about Web 2.
  • 1 I never knew what HTML it means Hypertext Markup Language
  • 2 I also learned what wiki is a software that is stored on a server to make your own and edit a page
  • 3 What is web 2.0? A website that you can edit.
  • On your wiki page, create a link to:
    Librarian's Index to the Internet
    Internet Public Library
    SIRS
  • MasterFile Select:magazines & newspapers
  • Subject Heading Personal Finance
  • How money can get invested and how to make money increase in size when getting interest,also which banks are more reliable and trustful?
Title: Young People Struggle to Deal with Kiss of Debt
Source: USA Today
Author: Mindy Fetterman and Barbara Hansen
Publication Date: Nov. 19, 2006
Page Number: n.p.
Database: SIRS Researcher
3 things you discovered,,
1.Students either not getting married to get out of debt
or not having children
2.Student loans inflated by double
3They also live with their parents ages 22 - 34
2 things you found interesting
1The amount price people had to pay back from the loans
60 percent of young people feel that the past was way better and now its just ridiculous
1 question you have
3.Back in the day student loans were way cheaper why we cant get the same as back the?


Title: Escaping the Burden of Credit Card Debt
Source: Air Force Link
Author: Jeffrey T. Sanner
Publication Date: Oct. 4, 2006
Page Number: n.p.
Database: SIRS Government Reporter
1Problem arrive when we misuse credit cards
2Can disrupt our relationships health and minds
3To have a budget
4make saving for emergencies.
5Pay to the highest card that is charging the most interest and less for the 1 with less interest.
1Why do people get into credit debt with out knowing the consequences?

Title: Digging Deeper to Pay Credit Minimums
Source: USA Today
Author: Kathy Chu
Publication Date: Dec. 20, 2005
Page Number: n.p.
Database: SIRS Researcher
1Late fees push people into more debt
2banks were setting minimum credit card payments at levels that didn't even cover interest and the result was the debt loads for some people where still there
3Banks will try to be flexible help you out when asking the credit card issuer for leniency
4Work something out with the credit card issuer
5hard time paying can put you more at risk and might also raise your interest rate
1How come they raise the interest rate if that person is already having a hard time paying?