Resources

Tools and knowledge to help you take control of your financial life.

Featured

COVID-19 Resources

Explore ways to maintain your financial well-being in the wake of the pandemic.

The Virtual Classroom

Advice, lesson plans, and tools to maintain a great learning environment in the virtual classroom.

Fun ways to learn!

Explore a trove of fun and engaging games that provide great lessons in financial literacy.

Spending + Saving

Budgeting 101

NerdWallet provides their basic guide to get started with budgeting- one of the foundational habits of financial health.

Decrease Your Expenses

Wells Fargo helps you with identifying areas in your budget where you can decrease your expenses and increase your savings.

Build Emergency Savings

Centris Federal Credit Union offers this interactive module on the importance of building your emergency savings along with tools and strategies to get started.

Credit + Debt

When and how to get your first credit card.

When should you get a credit card? How do you get approved for your first credit card?

Pay off Debt

Use these tools to get your debt-free date and find a payoff path.

Build Credit &
Control Debt

Make this yours. Add images, text and links, or connect data from your collection.

Employment + Income

Landing a Job

Landing a job is a major milestone that requires a lot of thought and effort.

Changing Careers

How to know when it's time to move on -- and how to prepare.

Negotiating Salary

Now is your time to negotiate a higher salary.

Investing

Start Investing

To get started investing, pick a strategy based on the amount you'll invest, the timelines for your investment goals, and the amount of risk that makes sense for you.

Stock Market Simulation

The ideal platform to get your financial feet wet! Submit trades in a virtual environment before you start risking your own capital.

Investments and Retirement

Khan Academy video series on investments and retirement. A quick and easy way to learn essential skills!

Risk Management + Insurance

Fraud & Scam Protection

Criminals and con artists use many scams to target unsuspecting people who have access to money

Risk Management

There is no way to eliminate all risk, but there are ways to avoid, minimize, or protect
yourself and your family from risk.

Millenial Guide to Insurance

The simple money risk management guide.

Financial Decision Making

Personal Finance Decisions

Knowledge and skills necessary to make informed personal finance decisions.

What is Opportunity Cost?

Opportunity cost refers to the value a person could have received but passed up in pursuit of another option.

Money As You Grow

No need to be a money expert—the tips and activities here can help your children’s money skills, habits, and attitudes grow.

The Nebraska Financial Education Network is a division of the Nebraska Council on Economic Education.

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CONTACT 

Russell Morgan

(402) 472-2333

rmorgan@unl.edu