Helpful Links

General Financial Literacy Resources

iGrad – Collection of helpful articles, videos, games, calculators etc. related to financial literacy including such things as personal finance, student loans, and career advice
CGS article on how graduate students finance their education
CGS Best Practices on Enhancing Student Financial Education
Cash Course – Collection of online customizable financial tools provided by the National Endowment for Financial Education
Mint – Free online budgeting tool
MyMoney.gov – Government website that provides information, games and fun facts about money, saving and planning for the future
Bankrate – Debt management resource
College in Colorado – Colorado Department of Higher Education’s free financial education tool
Jumpstart Coalition – National coalition of organizations dedicated to improving financial literacy for students of all ages
International Gateway for Financial Education – Global clearinghouse on financial education that provides access to a comprehensive range of information, data, resources, research and news on financial education issues and programs around the globe
National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) financial workshop kits for college
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy (American Institute of CPAs) – Free resources to help teach financial management
Smart About Money – Financial Health and Fitness site
Mapping Your Future – Student Financial Planning, specifically dealing with student loan and debt management
What’s My Score – Credit related information and resources
Practical Money Skills – To help consumers and students of all ages learn the essentials of personal finance, Visa has partnered with leading consumer advocates, educators, and financial institutions to develop the Practical Money Skills program
Kiplinger Magazine – Articles on personal finance, business, and investing advice from Kiplinger Magazine
The ABCs of credit card finance
Hands On Banking – Age specific financial planning and literacy resources
Debt Slapped -Debt Management
US Department of Education Financial Aid website
You Can Deal With It – Student Financial Aid and Debt Management
Federal Student Aid -National Student Loan data system
Annual Credit Report -Source for free credit reports authorized by the federal government
my Fico -Online credit report monitoring (paid site)