Search Results: Consumer Issues
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Oklahoma Money MattersSubject: Banking, Budgeting, Consumer Issues, Credit, Financial Planning, Identity Theft, Paying for College, Retirement Planning, Saving, Student Loan Management, Taxes, Teaching Kids about MoneyAudiences: Students, Adults, Educators, Service ProvidersSource: Oklahoma Money MattersContains information and tools about money management Website
Your Money Matters: An Adult´s Guide to Personal Finance (PDF)Subject: Banking, Budgeting, Consumer Issues, Credit, Financial Planning, Identity Theft, Paying for College, Retirement Planning, Saving, Student Loan Management, Teaching Kids about MoneyAudiences: Adults (Employees, Parents)Source: Oklahoma Money MattersHelps adults learn to manage their finances and build wealth: includes a supplemental CD Publication
Your Money Matters: Your Money, Your Way (PDF)Subject: Banking, Budgeting, Consumer Issues, Credit, Identity Theft, Paying for College, Saving, Teaching Kids about MoneyAudiences: AdultsSource: Oklahoma Money MattersHighlights practical ways for adults to handle their money, even if they´ve reached a crisis point Publication
BargaineeringSubject: Budgeting, Consumer Issues, Credit, Financial Planning, SavingAudiences: AdultsSource: Bargaineering.comA personal finance blog that strives to education people about the complicated topics in the personal finance world, in an uncomplicated way. Website (Blog)
Bi-weekly Mortgage CalculatorSubject: Consumer Issues (Mortgage)Audiences: AdultsSource: HSBCThis calculator shows you possible savings by using an accelerated bi-weekly mortgage payment Tool (Calculator)
BizWorldSubject: Consumer Issues, Teaching Kids about MoneyAudiences: Educators (Teachers), Students (Elementary, Middle School)Source: BizWorldThe BizWorld program teaches the basics of entrepreneurship, business and finance by showing children how the entrepreneurial cycle operates. Lesson Plan/Curricula
Borrowing Basics (PDF)Subject: Credit (Credit Cards), Banking, Consumer Issues (Auto Loans)Audiences: Students (College), AdultsSource: HSBCBorrowing Basics was written to help consumers better understand how lending decisions are made and includes a review of the "Three C´s" of lending. With this knowledge, potential borrowers can take steps to ensure their finances are in the best shape possible before applying for a loan or credit card Publication
Budgets Are SexySubject: Budgeting, Consumer Issues, Credit, Financial Planning, SavingAudiences: AdultsSource: BudgetsAreSexy.comA personal finance blog that addresses serious money-related issues written with a humorous flare. Website (Blog)
Buying a Car (PDF)Subject: Consumer Issues (Auto Loans)Audiences: Students (College), AdultsSource: HSBCDescribes all aspects of buying a new car, including what you should know before you shop, deciding between a brand-new or used vehicle, and negotiating with car dealers. It also explains how you can finance a car and how leases work Publication
Buying a HomeSubject: Consumer Issues (Mortgage)Audiences: AdultsSource: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentA website providing information to help you make informed decisions when purchasing a home. Topics addressed include figuring out how much you can afford, knowing your rights, shopping for a loan, homebuying programs, making an offer, getting an inspection and purchasing insurance. Website
Oklahoma Money Matters established this clearinghouse of financial literacy resources as a tool to help teachers, professors, educational administrators, practitioners and communities access information and instructional materials to support personal finance education for all ages. The clearinghouse contains publications, curricula and multimedia that address important money management topics such as saving for retirement, building a budget, balancing your checkbook and managing credit. We hope these resources help you make smart financial decisions and/or help you teach someone else how to manage their money successfully.