Get Financially Fit

Financial Literacy

Develop healthy habits for a secure financial future with the resources below from Nelnet. Get savvy about finances, build a budget, and protect yourself and your financial future. If there's a topic you'd like to learn more about, send us an e-mail at Ideas@Nelnet.net or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

Money Mondays Webinar Schedule

Get smart about money by attending a brief webinar each Monday at 2:00 p.m. or 4:30 p.m. (Eastern). We examine various aspects of personal financial wellness to better equip you to build wealth. Topics include Personal Finance 101, Saving and Investing Basics, and Understanding the Implications of Credit Card Use.

Check out the registration page to see what's available this month.

Worksheets, Resources, and Tips

Budgeting Worksheet Budgeting Worksheet
Manage your budget and get on the right track using this itemized worksheet.

Budget Strategies Budget Strategies
Good intentions aren't enough. Try these strategies to save money for your future.

Managing Your Money Managing Your Money
Achieve financial wellness with these nine money-saving tips.

Credit Card Tips Credit Card Tips
Credit cards help establish and improve your credit score, but only when used responsibly. Make sound financial decisions with this info.

Identity Theft Identity Theft
Don't be a victim. Keep your identity safe with these tips.

Explore Deferment and Forbearance Explore Deferment and Forbearance
Trouble making payments? Discover how you could postpone them.

2013-2014 Federal Student Loan Programs 2013-2014 Federal Student Loan Programs
Compare your federal student loan options.

Financial Goals Worksheet Financial Goals Worksheet
Healthy financial habits start by setting sound financial goals. Get started here.

Live Life Smart Guide Live Life Smart Guide
Your complete guide to becoming financially savvy, whether you’re graduated or just starting your education.

Financial Literacy with the Department of Education Financial Literacy with the Department of Education
Let the Department of Education help you find a balance between your income, financial aid, and living expenses.

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