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Financial Literacy

Helpful tools for managing your dollars and cents.

Rowan University Services

Office of Financial Aid

Make an appointment with a financial aid counselor.

Affording the College Life

Resources found on this site are intended to help our students maintain an affordable lifestyle while simultaneously gaining a priceless life experience and education here at Rowan.

Rowan Online Lectures

Dr. Daniel Folkinshteyn recorded a series of lectures on personal finance.

Consumer Credit Counseling 

Free and online.  

Money Smart Podcasts

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Podcasts cover topics such as savings, checking, and borrowing.

Avoid Identity Theft

New Jersey Services

NJ 211

Statewide organization dedicated to helping residents meet personal needs.


NJ Support Services

Services include information on housing, insurance and food banks.

NJ Department of Banking and Insurance

This agency provides a wide range of services including free counseling and help creating debt management plans

Real Money 101

Flipbook designed to walk students through all aspects of financial planning.

Online Tools & Calculators

Practical Money Skills 

Published by Visa®, this site features calculators for tracking and planning purchases.

This set of tools is focused on college students and recent graduates.  Free services include personalized planning tools.

Yahoo Financial Calculators

These calculators cover such topics as insurance, loans, vacations, and housing.

Free Credit Reports

Make sure that the information on your credit report is correct and up to date.

Financial Dictionary

Understand the terminology of personal finance.