Money 101

Money Management and Personal Finance

Financial literacy is the ability to develop and use money management skills to make informed and effective short and long term financial and budget decisions.

To assist with your knowledge in this area we are providing resources and tools on a wide range of important financial topics for students. 

40 Money Management Tips Every College Student Should Know
Provided by National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE)

Money Management Tips for College Students
Massachusetts Bankers Association

Practical Money Skills
Excellent website explaining how to manage your money and develop budgeting skills.

You Can Deal With It
Site providing practical advice on credit cards and other financial matters.

Smart About Money
Take a Life Values or Financial Identity Quiz to be able to understand how you spend, answer common money questions, and explore financial topics.


Spending and Saving

Organizing Your Money/Spending with

27 Money Saving Tips for College Students

118 Ways to Save Money While You're in College 


Managing Loans and Debt

Get Your Free Credit Report

Learn the Basics of Financial Aid/Student Loans

Worried about paying your student loan? Check out the Income Based Federal Student Loan Repayment Plan and Public Service Loan Forgiveness