The Bank

To save now or to save later? How much money are you planning to spend over the next period?

Learning Objective

The Bank teaches students how to budget and also the importance of saving early.

Game Instructions

You can invest any amount of your money at any time during the first half of each session. Then any interest will be paid at the end of the session.

Your money must be in the bank at the end of the session to earn interest – if you take it out, you won’t earn any interest!

The Bank gives students the opportunity to save money that they are not planning to spend over the current session of gameplay.