Personal Finance Resources

Recommended Websites

360 Degrees of Financial Literacy

Find information and tools to help understand personal finances through every stage of life.

America Saves

Encourages Americans to save money and build personal wealth. 

Answers About Bank Accounts

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency answers questions about checking, savings and other bank account questions.

Building Wealth

Learn how to develop a personal plan for building wealth, from setting financial goals and budgeting to managing debt and understanding credit.

FDIC Consumer Protection

Financial literacy resources to educate and protect consumers.

Financial Calculators

Financial calculators for mortgages, car loans, student loans and more.

FINRA Foundation

FINRA Investor Education provides underserved Americans with the knowledge, skills and tools necessary for financial success throughout life.

HUD.Gov Avoiding Foreclosure

Information on government programs to assist homeowners who are at risk of foreclosure and otherwise struggling with their monthly mortgage payments. is the U.S. government's website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education.

Smart About Money

National Endowment for Financial Education, a non-profit organization offers resources on improving financial well-being.

Texas Department of Safety Identity Theft Information Guide

Tips and information to prevent identity theft and steps to take if you have been a victim.

Texas Tuition Promise Fund

Prepay for college tuition at today\'s prices.

Women's Resource of Houston

The Women's Resource of Greater Houston builds financial literacy by teaching free personal finance classes. Their goal is to expand opportunities for women, girls, and families to become independent, productive, and financially stable.