In this unit, you used spreadsheets to compare cell phone prices and monthly contracts;choose housing options based on their proximity to a frequently-traveled location;categorize and calculate monthly expenses;determine car payments and loan interest amounts;and plan an entire vacation on a budget.
You used calculations, functions, and formulas in Google Sheetsto help you balance all of your budgets.
And you created code that communicates with the Google Maps API and calculates the distancebetween two points on a map.
Spreadsheets help you organize all of your income, expenses, and savings.
They also help you make sound financial decisions that work best for you.
Budgeting is a skill you will use for the rest of your life.
If you get in the habit of using spreadsheets to organize your expenses, you can decreasespending on unnecessary items and increase your savings--maybe even take a vacation like the one you planned!