consumerU

Welcome to ConsumerU. Now more than ever it’s important to know how to balance a checkbook, create a budget, spend wisely, avoid accumulating debt, and plan for life events like college and retirement. Courses on this site will teach you how to manage money, credit and debt wisely, avoid fraud, and plan for your future. To begin, select a course from the categories on the left, or click on a pictures above.

  • The Gift of Membership
  • Living on a Budget
  • Healthcare Planning and Retirement
  • Building for Your Future
  • Internet Scams
  • Caring for Aging Parents
  • Benefits of Owning a Home-Based Business
  • What You Need to Know About Foreclosure
  • Take Control of Your Finances
  • The Making Home Affordable Program
  • Using Credit Cards Wisely
  • Investment Strategy
  • Writing A Business Plan
  • Choosing a Credit Card
  • Overdraft Protection
  • Protect Yourself Against Credit Card Fraud
  • Plan Now for Care of Aging Parents
  • Understanding Your Business Insurance Policy
  • Saving for A Child's Education
  • Internet Basics
  • Student Financial Aid: All You Need to Know
  • Healthcare for College Students
  • Cuentas de Cheques
  • Checking Account Basics