If you want to learn more how about how to budget and be proactive with your finances, utilize these community and online resources to assist you gain financial literacy.
- Cash Course is a free financial literacy tool for college students. The program explains ways to finance your education, create a budget, what banks and other funding sources offer, and information on contracts and loans that are involved in renting an apartment or buying a car.
- Transit – Financial Wellness™ is designed to empower students with the skills to successfully manage their finances while in school and beyond, and minimize dropout and student loan defaults through education.
- VITA Free Tax Preparation utilizes the power of local volunteers to serve as Cash Coaches and in other key
positions to help individuals and families receive a "tax time boost" to help build
stronger financial lives. Visit the website for a tax prep location near you.
- Bank on Memphis is a public-private partnership between the City of Memphis, Shelby County government, financial institutions and nonprofits to encourage the unbanked to establish an account at a mainstream financial institution.