JumpStart Reality Check - This “Reality Check” allows students to view the cost of current or future (aspirational) lifestyles. After choosing from various types of shelter, transportation, food, utilities etc., you’ll be presented with the actual income needed to support that lifestyle.
Free Annual Credit Report - Was created by the three nationwide consumer credit reporting agencies and is the only true "free" site to request your credit report from annually.
Direct Loans Repayment Calculators - These calculators can help you determine the most appropriate repayment plan for your loans.
General Personal Finance
Mapping Your Future - A helpful website that provides information on everything from budgeting to protecting yourself from identity theft. Personal finance from soup to nuts, you’ll find it here.
Time Magazine: Terrible Financial Advice - This article from Time Magazine lets you know which common finance tips are better left on the cutting room floor.
The Better Business Bureau - The Better Business Bureau provides information on trusted and respected charities and businesses. If you are purchasing something from a business for the first time, using the BBB can help you steer clear of possible scams or identity theft.
Practical Money Skills for Life – A quick and easy to navigate website that provides information on how to budget, types of credit, consumer privacy and consumer awareness. If being interactive is your style, try the various calculators, games and videos on this site.
Saving for Retirement
AARP Retirement Calculator - It's never too early to start saving for retirement. The earlier you start, the more your money will grow!
Salary Tools and Calculators
Financial Literacy Games