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  • MS1 - Ep 1: How to Avoid Being a Compulsive Shopper

    Students will learn the pitfalls of compulsive shopping and why savvy shoppers: comparison shop; wait for items to go on sale and verify return-ability.
    Segments include waiting for items to go on sale, comparison shopping, checking for added costs, checking warranties, verifying ability to retu...

  • MS1 - Ep 2: How to Avoid Being a Spendthrift

    Teaches the most common ways people throw money away and how to: control credit card spending; look for the quantity discount; and use coupons and rebates.
    Segments include avoiding credit debt, using coupon and rebate offers, finding quantity discounts, buying based on need rather than want, an...

  • MS1 - Ep 3: How to Be a Savvy Shopper

    Teaches your students common shopping mistakes and tips on how to avoid problems by: buying only products with respected brands; buying only from major retailers; and resisting common high-pressure sales lines.
    Segments include buying from major retailers. buying brand names. checking/saving rec...

  • MS2 - Ep 4: How to Avoid Blowing Your Budget

    Teaches how to avoid making budget-busting mistakes, make a budget, buy what’s needed before what’s wanted, and establish a payment schedule.
    Segments include making a budget, paying monthly bills, putting needs before wants, setting money aside for emergencies, lending money, borrowing money, a...

  • MS2 - Ep 5: How to Avoid Being Duped or Scammed

    Teaches how to recognize common scams and rip-offs and what to avoid, including falling for TV scams and buying anything over the telephone.
    Segments include mail scams, buying over the phone, listening to solicitors, buying mail order, answering chain letters, pre-paying, giving cash to panhand...

  • MS2 - Ep 6: How to Be Safe While Shopping

    Teaches how to shop safely and reduce the chances of being exploited while shopping by not flashing cash or expensive purchases; refusing to disclose personal information and correctly carrying purse or wallet.
    Segments include how to avoid being pick-pocketed, avoiding flashing money/expensive ...