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Student Resources



We’re glad you are interested in improving your knowledge of personal finance. Use the resources in this section for self-guided learning and to stay up-to-date on financial news.

Blogs and News +

DailyFinance Stay current with these personal finance and economic advice and tips articles.

Money Lessons for Life Money tips from the Money Coach.

Money Talks Blog focusing of financial news, resources, and updates.

Smart About Money Stay current with these articles on the most common issues facing consumers today.



Calculators and Tools +

America Savings Education Council (ASEC) A thorough listing of free financial calculators.

Bankrate Free personal finance calculators.

Choose to Save Ballpark Estimate Retirement calculator.

College In Colorado Tools and calculators.

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Social Security Retirement calculator.

Fannie Mae Free financial home ownership calculators.

Feed The Pig Calculators.

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Offers free tools, calculators, and games.

Free automobile calculators from InCharge Debt Solutions.

Free personal finance calculators from InCharge Debt Solutions.

Free retirement calculators from InCharge Debt Solutions.

Loan Payoff calculator from Institute for Financial Literacy.

Money Lessons for Life Free financial calculators.

MoneyGeek Free financial calculators.

My Florida Chief Financial Officer Free financial calculators.

MyMoney.Gov Free personal finance calculators (Mortgage, Credit Cards, Insurance).

Personal Finance Calculators Retirement, taxes, insurance, and debt calculators.

Practical Money Skills Free personal finance calculators.

Savings calculator from Institute for Financial Literacy.

Smart About Money Free calculators and tools to make smart financial decisions.



Contests +

Spendster Support to reduce spending and contests to showcase bad spending habits and useless purchases.


Curriculum +

The ABC's of Credit In-depth overview of credit cards and emphasizes the importance of understanding how credit can impact an individual’s life. 

Ally Wallet Wise Free online courses and live events that cover banking, budgeting, credit scores and more.

Banking on Our Future This free program focuses on the language of money and attempts to empower individuals.

College In Colorado Free financial education course modules.

Consumer Action Handbook

Consumer Jungle Site includes games, contests, and other fun ways to learn about financial topics.

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Making sense of the Federal Reserve.

Feedthepig.org Financial Literacy resources and home of mascot Benjamin Bankes.

Financial Avenue Free online training courses.

FoolProofMe.org Free financial education modules.

Hands on Banking online curriculum.

InCharge Debt Solutions Your Money, a guide to managing your credit and debt.

Keys Federal Credit Union Take Control of Your Money: Less on Financial Topics

Money SKILL Free financial literacy program. 36 modules cover income, expenses, assets, liabilities, risk management.

Money Smart The curriculum focuses on banking, credit, homeownership, and loans.

Navigating Your Financial Future Free online modules and audio presentations.

New England Consumer Advisory Group The Consumer Financial Emergency Survival Kit.

Putting Your Money to Work—A Simple Guide to Financial Education

Seven Life-Defining Financial Decisions
Your Money Matters Explore the Florida Department of Financial Services, Division of Consumer Services financial literacy website for information, resources and programs to learn more about credit and debt, saving and spending, small business ownership and more.



Games and Interactive Activities +

My Florida Chief Financial Officer Interactive games to reinforce personal finance knowledge.

Key Federal Credit Union - Take Control of Your Money Interactive lessons on various financial topics.









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