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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Financial Literacy

A guide detailing financial literacy as it impacts students with tools and resources for various tasks.


Most people think about student loans when they think about college finances. However there is more to learn about when it comes to your financial future. It is also important to understand credit cards and other kinds of loans such as car loans or home mortgages. It can be overwhelming to read over the various different forms that need to be filled out to obtain such loans. These links translate the financial jargon into easy to understand concepts.

Resources on Credit and Loans