We want to give our students the tools needed to understand financial aid, loans, debt, rising costs, and budget management.
Personal financial literacy is the ability to understand and analyze your finances and your financial opportunities enabling you to participate more fully in the decisions and make informed choices.
CashCourse – Online personal finance tools to help build real-life ready financial skills
AnnualCreditReport.com – Source to request a free credit report
MyMoney.gov – The U.S. government’s site for financial education
NFCC.org – Information on setting up debt repayment plans
- OptOutPrescreen.com – Opt out of pre-screened credit offers
- Consumer.gov/idtheft – Federal Trade Commission’s official site on dealing with identity theft
- PrivacyRights.org/identity.htm – Information on preventing identity theft
BankRate.com – Information on credits cards, mortgages, and how to manage credit