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Financial Literacy

Next to physical health, financial health is the most important aspect of one’s life. Take advantage of these resources to learn more about financial literacy.

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Healthy, Wealthy, Wise is the Library’s program designed to help build better families through financial  literacy. Our events and activities are created for four specific groups:

  • Families
  • Youth
  • Older Adults
  • Entrepreneurs

 

General Financial Education Resources
Banking and Credit
Online Personal Money Management
Saving
Investing
Teens & Young Adults

General Financial Education Resources

Banking and Credit

Online Personal Money Management

  • mint.com – manage your banking, spending, and saving from one site.
  • http://www.themint.org –  provides tools to help parents as well as educators teach children to manage money wisely and develop good financial habits

Saving

  • America Saves – Saving tips and links to help you save for cars, homes, emergencies, and more
  • Feed The Pig – Saving tips, resources, articles, and podcasts relating to personal finance

Investing

  • FINRA Foundation – Step-by-step guides to investing
  • FINRA – Investment calculators, market data, and investor education

Teens & Young Adults

  • Financial Literacy for Teens – Links regarding financial decision making, resume development, money management, saving, investing, etc.
  • http://www.themint.org/teens –  provides tools to help parents as well as educators teach children to manage money wisely and develop good financial habits
  • http://jumpstart.org/ – a coalition of diverse financial education stakeholders. These organizations work together to educate and prepare our nation’s youth for life-long financial success.

Financial Counseling