Financial Education and Consumer Resources


Cash Chat

Clearpoint Credit Counseling Solutions

MintLife Blog:

Money Talks News:

On the Money Magazine:


Bank On Save Up St Louis:

 Borrowing Money (Lending)

Credit and Loans:

Payday Loans:

 Children and Youth

“Financial Firsts” for teachers:

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Junior Achievement

Kids and Money: Teaching Children to Manage Their Finances:

Money Math: – Youth Resources:

 Consumer Issues

Better Business Bureau company directory/reviews:

Direct Marketing Association opt-out:

Federal Trade Commission:

National “Do Not Call” Registry:


Credit Reports

Credit Scores

Free annual credit report

Free credit reports


Chestnut Credit Counseling:

Clearpoint Credit Counseling Solutions:

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act:

National Foundation for Credit Counseling:

 General Financial Education (many topics)

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau:

Federal Financial Literacy and Education Commission

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Smart About Money (NEFE)

St. Louis County Library

 On-line Curriculum/Training/Videos

Khan Academy – Better Money Habits:

“Financial Firsts” for teachers:

BBB/Clearpoint financial tip videos:

Clearpoint Debt Collection Podcasts:

Clearpoint University

Relationships and Money

A lighter look at love and money:

Dave Ramsey:

Dr. Phil:

Suze Orman:


AARP Money and Savings:

CNN Money – Retirement:

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Social Security Administration:


America Saves

Federal Trade Commission

Flexible Spending (FSA) and Health Savings (HSA) accounts:

Individual Development Accounts:

Missouri Saves

University of Missouri Extension

Spending (Budgeting)

Better Money Habits

Clearpoint’s Budget Worksheet: online budgeting:

 Students/Saving for College/Student Loan Debt

Federal Student Aid

Illinois Bright Start 529 Plan:

Missouri MOST 529 Plan:

NFCC Student Loan Counseling:

Student Loan Alliance Counseling:

Student Loan Borrower Assistance:


IRS e-file:

Volunteer  tax preparation:

Tools and Calculators calculators:

ClearPoint tools:

Veteran’s Resources


Clearpoint Military Reconnect:

Senior Veterans Service Alliance:

USA Cares:

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