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Financial Literacy Resources

Visit websites, watch videos, and view other resources to learn financial life management skills.

Financial literacy & money management websites

Financial literacy & money management videos

Specialized centers & resources at UC San Diego

Phone applications

  1. Mint: Free phone app that helps you create budgets, receive alerts for unusual account charges and bill reminders, and get custom tips for reducing fees and saving money. The app gives your free credit score and teaches you how you can improve it now to get the things you want later.
  2. Square Cash: Send and request money for free with this phone app. Financial incentives for referring friends and trying the service. Great way to split meal checks and pay friends back.
  3. VenMo: Similar to Square Cash, but is not as private. Transactions can be posted on the app’s social media feed or Facebook if desired.
  4. ReadyForZero: A free debt repayment app that also provides helpful information about all sorts of borrowing and debt repayment.
  5. Personal Capital: Phone app to easily manage cash flow, track and pay back student loans, or even begin planning for retirement.