The Financial Peace University Lessons

Access the Lessons page from the main navigation. FPU Central remembers where you left off. Your current lesson is prominently displayed at the top of the page. Click the blue "Watch Full Lesson" button to begin the lesson.

Down the page you will see a list of all nine lessons. Need to access a different lesson? Just select it from the list to go to that specific lesson's page. (FPU Online Users can only view lessons in sequential order.)


Lesson 1: Super Saving - Common Sense for Your Dollars and Cents

Dave explains the seven Baby Steps that will guide you throughout Financial Peace University. You will also learn the three key reasons why you should save money—and why you must start now!
 

Lesson 2: Relating With Money - Nerds and Free Spirits Unite!

Learn why it's important for spouses to communicate and work together toward success. Also, singles will learn the importance of accountability, and parents will find out how to teach their kids about money.
 

Lesson 3: Cash Flow Planning - The Nuts and Bolts of Budgeting

Learning how to take control of your money starts with a budget. Unlock the secret of developing a monthly spending plan that really works.
 

Lesson 4: Dumping Debt - Breaking the Chains of Debt

It's time to debunk some common debt myths! Dave reveals the truth about credit lies and gives you a plan to walk out of debt with confidence.
 

Lesson 5: Buyer Beware - The Power of Marketing on Your Buying Decisions

Dave draws on decades of experience to reveal the power and influence that marketing has on your everyday buying decisions.
 

Lesson 6: The Role of Insurance - Protecting Your Health, Family and Finances

In this lesson, Dave walks you through the world of insurance, carefully explaining what you need—and what you need to avoid.
 

Lesson 7: Retirement and College Planning - Mastering the Alphabet Soup of Investing

Dave walks you through the maze of retirement options and helps you figure out your best retirement plan. You will also learn how to plan for college so your kids can graduate debt free!
 

Lesson 8: Real Estate and Mortgages - Keeping the American Dream From Becoming a Nightmare

Dave draws on more than 20 years of real estate experience to teach you the ins and outs of mortgages and how to win when buying or selling your home.
 

Lesson 9: The Great Misunderstanding - Unleashing the Power of Generous Giving

Learn how generous giving can completely revolutionize your attitude and improve your finances, business and relationships.
 

In addition to the nine core lessons, there are two bonus lessons. You can find them on the Resources page under Extra Lessons.