Financial Literacy & Financial Aid Resources

Financial Planning and Literacy are critical to a student’s success during college and after. Below are some good web resources to build your knowledge and understanding of financial planning.

There are some great resources available from the Cal Poly Federal Credit Union about credit, savings, and online privacy.

MYMONNEY.GOV is a the U.S. government’s website dedicated to educating Americans about basic financial literacy. Check out their tools, quizzes, worksheets, and checklist.

Your life, your Money website is brought to you by PBS and includes calculators, quizzes, and a large glossary of financial related words and many more tools and resources.

Practical Money Skills offers free Podcasts on a range of key and specific financial literacy topics plus much more.

Some resources regarding Financial Aid are listed below:

Cal Poly Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships
- FAFSA Tutorial
- Scholarships
Federal Student Aid
- Free Application for Federal Student Aid