Your First Payday

First pay day, the beginning of your exciting money making career! But, it’s also the beginning of endless temptation and responsibility. Learn how to put together a spending plan so you understand what you’re earning and what your responsibilities are. The more you know about money, the more control you’ll have of it.

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About this course

Your first payday will be an exciting time in your life so this course is designed to help you to find out more about what you are earning and what you can do with your money.  You will also look at what you need to pay each week, creating a spending plan and looking towards savings and goal setting.

What will I get out of this course?

By the end of this course you will understand how to interpret your payslip, what your tax obligations are and what to do with the money you’ve earned.

You’ll understand:

  • What you’re earning and how to interpret your payslip
  • How to decide what to do with your new earnings
  • How to save and your tax obligations
  • How to create a spending plan

This course will take you around 50 minutes.

Is this course for me?

This course is for you if you’re considering beginning your working career or if you’ve just begun work.