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Unit Standard 28092
Analyse the effect of significant life events at different stages on personal financial income

Version: 3
Credits: 3

Riding Life's Waves
This module supports students to analyse their understanding of a significant life stage on personal income.

This module is the companion of the Level 1 US28087 module 'Ages and Stages'.

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Unit Standard 28096
Demonstrate understanding of insurance products for personal financial capability

Version: 3
Credits: 3

Keeping Ourselves Covered
This module supports students understanding of a variety of insurance types and helps develop their understanding of insurance terminology and policies.

We would love to hear from you in this survey about how the learning materials have worked for you and your students. All feedback received will be used to inform any future updates.

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Banks want your business

View marketing materials used by at least four banks. Choose both online materials and brochures or leaflets. Identify the target audience of the materials, for example, people in specific age, gender, ethnic, or working groups. Identify groups that are not represented in the materials.

Insurance/inihua - knowing your options

Read this article and list the different types of insurance/inihua in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Describe different types of house/whare and contents insurance/inihua in Aotearoa New Zealand: Insurance Council of New Zealand website.

Watch Insuring Your Assets - WestPac NZ.

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Insurance/inihua - knowing your options

Calculate the contents value of your tiny house/whare.

Compare the price of contents insurance/inihua from two or more insurance/inihua providers. CanStar Blue Rating website can help you to find different providers.

Analyse the impact of changing the excess of a contents insurance/inihua policy.

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Insurance/inihua - knowing your options

Justify your choice of insurance excess in the insurance/inihua - knowing your options activity, using clear mathematical statements.

Generalise about the relationship you can see between the excess level you choose and the cost of an insurance policy.

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Written in English with resources aligned to the New Zealand Curriculum.

Medium Education

Written in te reo Māori with resources aligned to Te Marautanga o Te Aho Matua and Te Marautanga o Aotearoa.

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