It is never too early to begin creating good habits around personal finance. CCCS provided student resources for students getting started with personal finance, preparing for college or preparing to repay student loans.
Bank it or Bust
Summer’s here and it’s your senior year. You’ve decided to buy a car but you don’t have the cash yet, so you picked up a job. See if you can save money and make a budget for the next 10 weeks so you can get a car.
Test your money management skills by answering financial questions allowing you to move down the field and score touchdowns.
Put your financial skills to test while moving down the field trying to score.
Rags to Riches
You just opened your first business selling t-shirts on your own website. See if you can keep it in business.
Paying for College
FAFSA Complete FAFSA to get federal aid for college, career school, or graduate school. To learn more about FAFSA, click here.
Saving for College 529 Plans are education savings plans operated by state or educational institutions designed to help families set aside funds for future college costs.
Preparing for College There is much to consider when it comes to getting ready for college. It is never too early or too late to explore your options.
Grants and Scholarships Grants and scholarships are free money to help you attend school. Find out what grants and scholarships you can get.
Kids.gov Kids.gov is the official kids’ portal for the U.S. government.
Junior Achievement Junior Achievement programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential.