Financial Education Resources

Tools, tutorials and everyday advice to help you master your personal finances.

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The ECU College Planning Center

The ECU College Planning Center is a robust platform with age-appropriate guidance to empower families on preparing, financing and successfully…
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College Planning Guide

Learn about the different options for financing your or your child’s education, how to find the right college for you or your child, and get information about what you can expect from college life.
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Car Buying Guide

Whether you’re buying used or new, have a trade or are looking to lease a vehicle, this guide is for you. Learn how to get past dealer tactics, how to calculate what you can afford and more with our Car Buying Guide.

Mortgage Guide

Don’t throw away tens of thousands of dollars by making mistakes in the mortgage shopping process. Learn loan lingo, how to understand the costs and more to find that perfect mortgage fit with our Mortgage Guide.
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Home Buying Guide

Thinking about buying a home? Our Home Buying Guide will give you the tips and tools you need to make the entire process, from deciding your needs to figuring out financing to moving, less stressful.
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Fastweb

The largest free scholarship search service on the Internet with more than 180,000 private sector scholarships, fellowships, grants and loans.
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Guide to Affordable Schools

A directory of affordable colleges designed to help you find a college that meets your budget.