Financial Resources

Upcoming Money Management Events



This program is made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart Investing @your library®, a partnership with the American Library Association.

Thanks to Our Community Partners Affordable Housing Partnership of the Capital Region, Inc. - Healthy Capital District Initiative - The Legal Project of the Capital District Women's Bar Association - United Way of the Greater Capital Region

General - National Endowment for Financial Education personal finance education site

Howard County Library Financial Literacy Links - A broad list of links relating to personal finance - Determine your eligibility for New York State financial assistance programs such as food stamps, medicaid, and more. - Federal site offering advice on budgeting, saving, home ownership, and more

360 Degrees of Financial Literacy - Financial advice organized by life stages

Budget Worksheets - Printable budget worksheets for households, vacation, retirement, and more

Naperville Public Library Links - Compilation of money management resources

Free Credit Report - Get a free annual credit report

Federal Trade Commission - Consumer information about credit

NYS Office of Temporary & Disability Assistance - Resources for working families

AARP - Financial information for seniors

Military Families - Financial information for military families from FINRA


On-line Personal Money Management - manage your banking, spending, and saving from one site. - manage your banking, spending, and saving from one site.



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

UnwasteNY - Conserve home energy. Learn how to create a custom plan to unwaste your home.  From NYS Public Service Commission.


FINRA Foundation - Step-by-step guides to investing

FINRA - Investment calculators, market data, and investor education


Local and On-line Workshops and Programs

Ca$h Coalition - Host of local workshops on personal finance and career related topics

Heat Smart New York Workshops - List of local workshops relating to home energy costs and credit issues

Affordable Housing Partnership - Local home ownership and savings matching programs and education


Teens & Young Adults

Financial Literacy for Teens - Links regarding financial decision making, resume development, money management, saving, investing, etc.

Financial Literacy in Action - Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Lesson plans and activities for teaching teens

Moneypower - Programs, lesson plans, and links to help young adults develop money management skills


Financial Counseling

CCCS of CNY - Budget, credit, and debit counseling service



Last updated: September 12, 2014