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.

  • Overdraft Protection
  • Computer Basics
  • Understanding Credit
  • Comprensión de Crédito
  • Renting Your First Place
  • Checks vs. Money Orders
  • Investment Basics
  • How to Buy a New Car
  • Using Credit Cards Wisely
  • Benefits of Owning a Home-Based Business
  • The Check 21 Act
  • Limited Liability Company
  • Choosing a Credit Card
  • Owning a Home-Based Business
  • How to Buy a Home
  • Create a Marketing Plan
  • Start Your Own Business
  • How to Choose Mortgage Financing
  • Saving Money and Your Financial Future
  • Protect Yourself Against Credit Card Fraud
  • Understanding Your Money
  • Student Financial Aid: All You Need to Know
  • The Making Home Affordable Program
  • What You Need to Know About Foreclosure