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Budgeting made easy

Click here to learn more about navigating Nerd Wallet. Download the app or login online.

Tax forms & Tax Help guide (open resources)

Personal Finance guide (mostly open resources)

Open Education Resources: A Primer (OER Librarian Jennifer Schaller)

 Article databases

Nerd Scholar 

Click here to browse Nerd Scholar. Nerd Scholar is committed to helping students make informed decisions about their education. Everything form choosing a school to paying off loans can be found on their website.

Check your credit report

Click here to check your credit report. Annual Credit Report allows you to access your credit report for free every 12 months. Credit reports affect your mortgage rates, credit card approvals, apartment requests, and even your job application. Checking your credit report allows you to catch signs of identity theft and ensure that the information is correct and up to date.