Financial Education

360 Degrees of Financial Literacy

Financial education for different life stages- from childhood to retirement, different groups, women, military personnel is a volunteer effort of the nation’s Certified Public Accountants.

Website: www.360financialliteracy.org

Posted in Financial Education

Choose to Save

The American Savings Council site provides many resources on financial topics.

Website: www.choosetosave.org

Posted in Financial Education, Savings

Federal Reserve

Important information about mortgages from the Federal Reserve. Available in Spanish.

Website: www.federalreserve.gov

Posted in Financial Education, Identity Theft, Investment Education and Planning, Mortgages, Savings

Federal Reserve Education

The Federal Reserve’s Educational site.

Website: www.federalreserveeducation.org

Posted in Financial Education

Federal Trade Commission

For information on filing complaints and suing auto manufacturers

Phone: 877-382-4357
Website: www.consumer.ftc.gov

Posted in Automotive, Consumer Information - General, Consumer Information in Spanish, Consumer Protection Information, Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Financial Education, Fraud, Identity Theft, Telemarketing and Mail Solicitation

Financial Stability

This web site, jointly sponsored by the White House and Treasury Department, has the latest press releases and details on the President’s Making Home Affordable initiatives.

Website: www.financialstability.gov

Posted in Financial Assistance, Financial Education, Housing Information

FINRA: Financial Industry Regulatory Authority

FINRA is a non-profit entity that provides a wealth of unbaised information to inform, educate and protect investors.

Website: www.finra.org

Posted in Financial Education, Investment Education and Planning

Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. This site provides information on federal grants, loans, work-study funds and more.

Website: www.fafsa.ed.gov

Posted in Education and Student Loans, Financial Assistance, Financial Education, Student Loans

GCF Learn Free

This site is a service of the Goodwill Community Foundation that is completely free. In addition to offering computer skill courses on a wide range of software, the site offers practical, how-to tutorials on a wide variety of topics including job applications, basic life skills, and financial skills.

Website: www.gcflearnfree.org

Posted in Consumer Information in Spanish, Education and Student Loans, Employment, Financial Education

Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy

This non-profit coalition offers financial education for children and teens. This site does offer educational products for sale.

Website: www.jumpstart.org

Posted in Financial Education