Money Smart @ Your Library

Looking to improve your financial literacy?  Check out these online resources provided by the Association of Rural & Small Libraries.

 

Annual Credit Report https://www.annualcreditreport.com/cra/ Request a free credit report once every 12 months.

Fighting Back Against Identity Theft http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/ Learn how to deter, detect and defend against identity theft.

OnguardOnline.gov http://www.onguardonline.gov/ Practical tips from government and the technology industry sources to help protect against internet fraud.

Choose to Save Saving Tips http://www.choosetosave.org/calculators/ Wide variety of savings and financial calculators.

Ballpark Estimate http://choosetosave.org/ballpark/ Worksheet for calculating how much you need for retirement.

Fastweb http://www.fastweb.com/ One of the oldest and largest scholarship sites.

Basics of Money http://www.kiplinger.com/basics/ How to budget, spend and manage your money wisely from Kiplinger’s.

Taxes http://www.360taxes.org Public service sites sponsored by the AICPA offering tips & checklists for tax planning.

Financial Football http://www.practicalmoneyskills.com/games/trainingcamp/ VISA & the NFL offer this fast-paced, interactive game that teaches money management skills.

BizKid$ http://www.bizkids.com Companion site for the public TV series that teaches kids and teens about money & business.

 

 

 

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