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360 Degrees of Financial Literacy

Sponsored by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

America Saves: Start Small. Think Big.

From the Consumer Federation of America. Also in Spanish.

Credit Guidance

From the National Federation of Credit Counselors

Fighting Fraud

From the consumer protection branch of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.

Investment Education

From the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and is from FINRA’s Investor Education Foundation.

Money Tips for All Ages

Developed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Cooperation (FDIC), this website provides information about personal finance at any stage of life.

My Money

Sponsored by the U.S. Financial Literacy and Education Commission, this website includes calculators, budgeting worksheets and checklists. Also in Spanish.

National Foundation for Financial Education.

They operate the website, and (for guidance on impulsive purchases) as well as financial education workshop kits through

Saving Wisely

A program of the Employee Benefit Research Institute and its American Savings Education Council.

Social Security Calculators

Provided by the U.S. Social Security Administration, this resource provides several calculators, including tools to estimate your retirement benefits and disability and survivor benefit amounts. Also in Spanish.

En espanol:

Set a goal, make a plan

Social Security Calculadoras

Debt Advice

La Fundación Nacional para el Asesoramiento Crediticio, (National Foundation for Credit Counseling, Inc., NFCC) promueve la agenda nacional para crear una conducta financieramente responsable y capacita a sus miembros para brindar servicios de educación y asesoría de la más alta calidad.

Ayuda Económica

Tools and checklists from the U.S. Department of Education.