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Resources & Links

Paycheck Calculator
Smartsheet Monthly Household Budget Template
Best Free Budget Templates and Spreadsheets
Zero Based Budget Spreadsheet
Personal Budget Spreadsheet
Budget Forms Library – Free personal finance forms from Ramsey Solutions
The 7 Baby Steps Overview by Ramsey Solutions

Budgeting & Personal Finance Applications
EveryDollar (Ramsey Solutions)
Goodbudget Budget Planner (envelope system)
Simplifi: Budgeting and Savings by Quicken
You Need A Budget (YNAB)

Credit – Official site for FREE annual credit reports
Basics About Your FICO Scores
FICO Educational Video Series by myFICO

Types of Debt Overview by Ramsey Solutions
Free Consumer Credit Counseling Service via the non-profit
Debt Collection & Know Your Rights – Consumer Financial Protection Bureau website

Get Out of Debt
Finding the Best Way to Get Out of Debt by
Getting Out of Debt by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission
A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting Out of Debt by
Steps to Help You Get Out of Debt by at Bank of America (video)

Debt Repayment Strategies Calculator Snowball Calculator
NerdWallet Snowball Calculator
Strategies for Paying Down Debts by at Bank of America (video)

Personal Finance On-line Courses 
Personal Finance 101: Everything You Need To Know course on Udemy
Introduction to Managing Your Personal Finance Debts course on Alison
Financial Freedom: A Beginner’s Guide course on Alison
How To Take Control of Your Finances course on Alison
Introduction To Personal Finance Management and Wealth Building course on Alison
Personal Finance – Life Skills courses by Better Money Habits (Khan Academy & Bank of America)
Personal Finance Course - Instructor led 6-week course ($159) via University of Georgia

Quick Tax Reference Guide by Bloomberg tax
IRS Tax Withholding Estimator
Federal Income Tax Calculator by SmartAsset
Find a CPA or Tax Return Preparer via the IRS Directory

TV Shows – Get Out of Debt & Financial Coaching
Going From Broke Series on CRACKLE
Show has 4 seasons and a total of 26 episodes currently online for viewing. The executive producer is Ashton Kutcher.  This show is designed to demonstrate what it takes to help young people overcome massive DEBT along with Student Loan Debt.
Get Smart With Money movie on NETFLIX
This is a 1hr 33min movie with Financial Advisors/Coaches sharing tips on personal finance issues.  This movie follows the lives of several people as they deal with their own money issues.      
Movie Trailer: Get Smart With Money Trailer

Money Explained - Limited Series on NETFLIX
There are 5 episodes that cover financial minefields and scams. Episodes cover the following topics - Get Rich Quick, Credit Cards, Student Loans, Gambling, and Retirement.

How to Get Rich - Series on NETFLIX
Featuring Ramit Sethi, the bestselling author of 'I Will Teach You to Be Rich', this 2023 series comprises 8 episodes that address common financial challenges people face. The series empowers individuals to make impactful changes in their lives and redefines what it means to be rich.
Mindset about Money Tools
Life Values Inventory
Financial Well-Being Score – 10 questions to measure your current financial well-being 
Money Scripts Inventory Test (KMSI-R) by Dr. Brad Klontz

Saving & Investing
Investment Risk Tolerance Assessment
Check Out Your Investment Professional
Compare Bank or Credit Union Accounts & Rates
Portfolio Charts – Great way to see how your asset allocation impacts your portfolio returns
Portfolio Visualizer
Investment Calculators – Variety of calculators by

my Social Security – Access Your Social Security Statement via Social Security Administration
A Guide to Social Security for Seniors from - Excellent resource site that outlines the overall aspects of Social Security.
Social Security Benefits Calculators – via Social Security
Open Social Security - Social Security Strategy Claiming Calculator
Mortality Calculator – For people between 50 – 70 years of age
NewRetirement Planner – One of the better FREE online retirement calculators
PersonalCapital – FREE online set of tools to aggregate all your finance/retirement accounts with Empower Personal Dashboard.
Ultimate Retirement Calculator by Financial Mentor

College & Student Loan Financial Aid
College Board – College Search, Tools, and Calculators
Federal Student Aid – Learn of financial aid programs for college
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA)
Estimate Your Federal Student Aid – Estimate family contribution and financial aid eligibility

College Scholarship Search Websites/Engines
CollegeBoard / BigFuture
CareerOneStop (U.S. Dept. of Labor)
Bankrate - 10 Weird Scholarships
Bankrate - 5 Best Scholarships for Women
Bankrate - 5 Best Scholarships for LGBTQ+
Bankrate - Best Scholarships for Children of Veterans

Side Hustle Ideas – Get More Income
27 Side Hustle Ideas to Earn Extra Cash by Ramsey Solutions
15 Passive Income Ideas to Build Wealth by Ramsey Solutions
53 Side Hustle Ideas To Make Money Fast by the College Investor
100 Side Hustles Trending in 2023 by Parade

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