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Financial Resources  


Visit the following websites for more information and tools that can be used to establish your financial freedom.

CashCourse  Financial literacy is an essential life skill for the 21st century. This is especially important for college students who on campus and in real life will have more financial choices and opportunities to be made than any generation before. NEFE is responding to this challenge by offering to college students and recent graduates this website that contains comprehensive, non-commercial information to help their financial decisions be informed ones. The National Endowment for Financial Education® (NEFE®) is an independent, nonprofit foundation committed to educating Americans on a broad range of financial topics and empowering them to make positive and sound decisions to reach their financial goals.


Taking Control of Your Finances: A Special Guide for Young Adults  Dealing with personal finances can be overwhelming for anyone, but especially for people just beginning to manage money on their own. This publication helps young adults — including those just starting a career or a family and others still in school — take control of their finances.

The Money Snippet Created for Parents who want to teach their children about finances!  The Money Snippet™ from Family Mint™ -- A quarterly newsletter with something for the whole family! Find money tips for parents, fun facts and educational content about finances, and a special page just for kids. The spring 2012 issue is available here to be read online.


Working Cars for Working Families  Working Cars for Working Families is a clearinghouse for autos at low or no cost. It is a coalition of varied organizations united to ensure that working families can get, keep, and use a reliable used car at fair terms. They work in a variety of areas, such as consumer protection to stop abuses in car sales and finance, and promote nonprofits that provide struggling families with cars or financing or both at subsidized rates.



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