About This Guide
This guide provides tools and resources to help you gain knowledge and skills necessary to make informed and responsible choices about common financial issues: budgets, credit cards, insurance, investment, student loans, etc.
Here are some basic tips for managing money throughout your life.
1. Have Financial Goals
2. Follow a Budget
3. Respect and Build Credit
4. Education and Learning Matter
5. Save Money - Use Coupons
6. Protect Yourself - Get Insurance
7. Plan for Your Future - Save & Invest
8. Own Your Home
9. Draft a Will
10. Share Your Tips
This resources is from Smart About Money (SAM), a program from the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE). NEFE is "committed to educating Americans on a broad range of financial topics" and includes links to course, tools, calculators/worksheet, as well as explores topics dealing with fraud, careers, housing, insurance, taxes, etc.