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Please be aware that while the James E. Tobin Library provides many excellent resources and reference librarians to assist you in accessing them, librarians do not provide financial or legal advice.  If you need assistance with a money decision, we urge you to contact a qualified financial professional.

What is financial literacy?

From www.mymoney.govAccording to The President's Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, financial literacy is 

"the ability to use knowledge and skills to manage financial resources effectively for a lifetime of financial well-being."

(2008 Annual Report to the President)

Use the information in this Library Guide to learn about managing your money now as a student and throughout your life and career.


This libguide was adapted from the Money and Financial Resources Libguide by Ellie Knickman, Sarah Hartman-Caverly, and Erica Swenson Danowitz of Delaware County Community College.  It was adapted by Reference Librarian Nikki Palumbo of the James E. Tobin Library