NerdWallet helps consumers save money and make smarter decisions about their personal finances, travel plans, or higher education. You’ll find tips for saving money and time while shopping and over 45,000 online coupons and deals!
Homeowner Crisis Resource Center
If home ownership is your dream, it can become a reality. Before you begin your journey, you need to establish realistic goals, find sound advice, carefully plan, and have a clear understanding of the costs involved.
Here you’ll find a video with tips on avoiding foreclosure, articles on the advantages and disadvantages of home ownership, and information on reverse mortgages.
Explore this collection of financial information from a trusted resource, the federal government. Learn the basics of saving, investing and planning for you and your loved ones’ futures. There’s something for everyone here- Parents and Caregivers, Women, Employers, Retirees, Military, Teachers, Youth, and others. You’ll also find tools such as calculators, budgeting worksheets, and checklists to help you make more informed financial decisions.
My Free Taxes
Easily find free state and federal tax preparation and filing assistance. Go to MyFreeTaxes.com to find resources to help you navigate the tax code.
Money and Finance Resources from GCFLearnFree.org
GCFLearnFree.org offers more than 90 tutorials on Microsoft Office, email, reading, and more. You can also find lessons on how to save money and keep your financial transactions online safe.
>Money Basics: Do you wish your money could go farther? Do you want to save more? Money Basics discusses money management, banking, retirement planning, and more. Start learning the skills you need to better manage your money here. Includes lessons on money management, banking and retirement, and money in the marketplace.
>Protecting your Financial Transactions: The Internet has made banking, shopping and conducting other financial transactions online quite convenient. But when it comes to our money, we definitely want to make sure our transactions are safe.
Financial Entertainment is a fun way to learn about personal finances through games. The world is complicated enough, but getting the know-how and skills to manage your personal finances doesn’t have to be!
Federal Reserve Board's Resources on Credit Cards
As a consumer, it pays to be smart when choosing a credit card. Here you’ll find a basic guide to navigating the credit card process and protecting your credit rights as a consumer. You can learn:
>About credit card offers
>How to understand your statement
>Get an estimate on how long it will take to pay off your credit card balance AND
>New credit card laws and rules
Meal Planning, Shopping and Budgeting
You’ll find a number of great ways to make meal planning, food shopping and food budgeting easy for you and your family! On the Department of Agriculture’s website you can read the following articles:
>101+ Ways to Save Food Dollars
>Plan Thrifty Menus
>Healthy Eating on a Budget
>Learn the Do’s and Don’ts of Freezing Sandwiches