Annual Credit Report is a central site that allows you to request a free credit file disclosure, commonly called a credit report, once every 12 months from each of the nationwide consumer credit reporting companies: Equifax, Experian and TransUnion.
Cents & Sensibility is PATF’s financial education book that covers topics such as money mapping, budgeting, credit, identity theft, and more. Download a copy to learn more about managing your money so your money doesn’t manage you!
Credit Karma is a free web-based tool that tracks your credit, provides tools and information to help you understand your credit score, and offers suggestions so that you can improve your score.
Credit Sesame is a website that provides a free credit score on a monthly basis and tools that can help you monitor your credit.
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy is a national coalition of organizations dedicated to improving the financial literacy of pre-kindergarten through college-age youth by providing advocacy, research, standards and educational resources. This website includes information and links to these resources, initiatives and state activities.
Mint is a free, on-line resource that helps participants increase financial literacy, learn about budgeting, and set goals. The program helps bring together all financial accounts, automatically categorizes transactions, helps establish budgets and monitors spending. The material is presented in a variety of ways so that the participant can monitor his/her own financial picture.
MoneySmart is a comprehensive financial education curriculum developed by the FDIC that is designed to help low- and moderate-income individuals improve their financial skills and create positive banking relationships.
Your Money’s Best Friend a website hosted by the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency, offers information and resources related to money topics.