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Maintain good credit so you can borrow when necessary.
Learn the 10 Basic Steps to Getting Smart About Money.
Avoid Scams - Before you apply for financial aid, learn how to spot potential fraud, avoid paying for free services, and prevent identity theft.
CashCourse - was created to help students understand the basics of financial literacy. You can explore an array of topics including budgeting, credit management and student loans. Additional sections provide information about employment and the decisions you make when securing a job. It is never too late to start building a healthy financial future! Here are some worksheets to help you with managing your money.
FDIC Money Smart Podcast Network - covers topics such as the basics of borrowing money wisely, using a spending plan to achieve financial goals, and how to effectively use banking products. Listen to the audio files online or download them to your portable audio player.
File Your Federal Tax Return For Free - If your adjusted gross income is less than $58,000 you may be eligible for free tax preparation and electronic filing. Visit www.irs.gov to learn more about eligibility requirements and providers. Any questions regarding this free service should be directed to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Providers may offer to file your state tax return for a fee. Information about filing an electronic State of Colorado tax return can be found here.
FinAid! - is a comprehensive website for all types of financial aid related issues. Up-to-date information about federal legislative changes, loan calculators and general financial aid information are among the various topics covered.
Financial Avenue - Put your finances on the right path. Financial Avenue offers a range of online courses to help students and adults gain life-long knowledge about the basics of personal money management.
Know Before You Owe--Mortgage Are you thinking about buying a house? Understand your loan options, shop for the mortgage that’s best for you, and avoid costly surprises at the closing table.
Mint.com - Get a handle on your finances the free and fast way.
MyMoney.gov is the U.S. government's website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education. Whether you are planning to buy a home, balancing your checkbook, or investing in your 401k, the resources on MyMoney.gov can help you do it better.
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Want more information about student loan repayment? We have several resources to assist you. Use the links below for additional information to help you better understand your repayment options.