Helpful videos

Welcome to the online financial training program. Whether you’re at home or at the library and whether it’s 11 a.m. or midnight, you can build your money skills.  This is an easy to understand video program designed to give you the information as well as tips to get you started in real life.  Use the video worksheets available in the Documents Page to help you follow along and apply what you’ve learned.

Financial Psychology
Financial Psychology explains how our feelings affect our finances. It explains how we make financial decisions and how our thoughts on money developed.

Budgeting explains why budgeting is important, how to calculate income and expenses, and ways to get started.

Saving & Debt Reduction
Saving and Debt Reduction tackles where to start once you’ve decided that you need to reduce your debt and save more money. Watch the Budgeting video before Saving and Debt Reduction.

Understanding Credit
No one hands us a how-to on credit and most of us were never formally taught about credit. Understanding Credit provides an overview of what is in a credit report, how to build credit, repair credit, and explain how credit impacts you.

Insurance & Risk Management
Insurance and Risk Management will cover the vocabulary associated with insurance, different types of insurance and when you need it, and tips for purchasing insurance.

Banking Basics
Banking basics touches on the barriers to banking, how to choose a financial institution, and how to open and manage an account.