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

ahphome.org- Affordable Housing Partnership of the Capital Region, Inc.

hcdiny.org - Healthy Capital District Initiative

legalproject.org - The Legal Project of the Capital District Women's Bar Association

unitedwaygcr.org - United Way of the Greater Capital Region

General

SmartAboutMoney.org - National Endowment for Financial Education personal finance education site

Howard County Library Financial Literacy Links - A broad list of links relating to personal finance

myBenefits.ny.gov - Determine your eligibility for New York State financial assistance programs such as food stamps, medicaid, and more.

mymoney.gov - 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

mint.com - manage your banking, spending, and saving from one site.

rudder.com - manage your banking, spending, and saving from one site.

 

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

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

Investing

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: December 12, 2012
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