Course Code: GES2029
|A.||The Components of Financial Well-Being|
|B.||Establishing the Client/Counselor Relationship|
|D.||Poverty, Culture and Socioeconomic Variables|
|F.||Asking the Right Questions|
|A.||The Problem-Solving Process|
|B.||Where the Client is Now|
|C.||Where the Client Wants to Go|
|D.||How the Client will Get There|
|C.||Choosing Credit Wisely|
|D.||Using Credit Wisely|
|E.||Understanding Credit Reports|
|A.||Getting Into Debt|
|C.||The Consequences of Unpaid Debt|
|D.||Getting Out of Debt|
|C.||Consumer Protection Legislation|
|D.||Housing Part 1|
|E.||Housing Part 2|
|F.||Housing Part 3|
|G.||Student Financial Aid|
Bonnie Canty is an attorney licensed in five states: Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, and New York. She obtained her Juris Doctorate degree from Hofstra School of Law and practices general law through her firm ABC Law, PLLC. She has been hired by several businesses and organizations to train, coach, and consult. Canty currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Society of Financial and Career Counseling Professionals and has been a Certified Financial Counselor for almost two decades.
There are no prerequisites to take this course.
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.
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Yes, by passing the final exam of the course you will be a certified financial health counselor.
This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
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Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
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