College and Career Resources - Financial Literacy
You work hard for your money and should keep as much of it as you can for yourself. If you want to be financially successful, you should know how to manage money, use credit effectively, build wealth, and make good financial decisions throughout your life.
Feed the Pig
Feed the Pig provides tools, tips and resources to help people save money. Create a profile to track your savings over time, watch videos, take quizzes to test your personal finance knowledge, and identify ways you can start saving and make changes that will help you reduce debt and grow your savings. This site is part of a national campaign sponsored by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The Advertising Council.
MyMoney.gov is the U.S. government’s website dedicated to teaching the basics about financial education. Whether you are buying a home, balancing your checkbook, or investing in your education, these resources will help you maximize your financial decisions. Throughout the site, you will find important information from 20 federal agencies and bureaus designed to help you make smart financial choices.
360 Financial Literacy
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy is a free program of the nation’s certified public accountants to help Americans understand their personal finances through every stage of life. The website contains articles addressing such topics as "Freshman Finance 101: Money Management Skills for College Students" and "College students and credit cards: What you don't know can hurt you."