In this lesson students will learn about the different types of services and accounts offered by banks, credit unions and An Post.  Students learn how to manage their money on a day-to-day basis using bank accounts.  They will see there are different types of accounts available, so it’s important to pick one that suits your needs.  Bank accounts are an efficient and convenient way to receive income, pay for goods and services, pay bills and transfer money.  Students will use the information they have learned about bank services and accounts to design their ideal bank.

Activity One:  Bank accounts

Activity Two:  My ideal bank