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FDIC Money Smart Resources
The FDIC's Money Smart financial education program can help people of all ages enhance their financial skills and create positive banking relationships. First released in 2001 and regularly updated since then, Money Smart has a long track record of success.
Choosing a Credit Counselor
Reputable credit counseling organizations can advise you on managing your money and debts, help you develop a budget, and offer free educational materials and workshops.
All About Home Equity LoansIf you own a home and are looking to borrow money, consider the benefits of a home equity loan or line of credit. Home Equity loans and lines can be used to pay for a variety of things including home renovations, consolidating debt, college tuition, major purchases and more. +
Tips to Help You Reduce DebtOne of the greatest contributors to financial stress is debt. If you're having a tough time financially, it can feel isolating, but the truth is 80 percent of Americans have consumer debt. +
6 Fun Ways to Save as a FamilyMeeting financial goals as a family can be challenging. But inspiring your family to help and contribute to a financial goal doesn’t have to be a painful process, especially when the result is an exciting family vacation, a new family car, or college savings. +
How to Buy a New CarThe number of decisions you have to make when buying a new car can be dizzying. And while many of them will depend on your individual needs and wants, there are some steps you should take no matter what to ensure you get the best deal. +
The Tax Benefits of Owning a HomeFrom building equity to giving you a chance to settle down and plant roots, homeownership comes with potential benefits that renting simply doesn't offer. Among them are several tax advantages worth knowing about. +
Data Privacy WeekData Privacy Week is an annual campaign to spread awareness and educate individuals on how to secure their personal information. +