Check out these money management resources to put you to improve or maintain your financial footprint.

ADVICE & TOOLS

7 Reasons Leasing A Car May Be Smarter For You – Make the smarter choice when purchasing a car and learn why it might be smarter for you to lease a car.

40 Ways To Take Control Of Your Money – Make small changes in your daily life to help you reduce your spending and increase savings.

Federal Reserve Education – Learn about economic and financial concepts through videos, online courses, and interactive elements. You can also learn about the Federal Reserve Systems purposes and functions and learn more about money and banking.

Finance 101: Staying Smart with Your Money

Money Smart Week – Money Smart Week offers programs to help individuals learn how to better manage their personal finances.

Money Saving Tips

National Foundation for Credit Counseling – NFCC member agencies provide a variety of free and affordable services including credit/debt counseling, student loan counseling and more. Visit the NFCC to find a certified consumer credit counselor, either locally or online.

Northwestern Mutual – Use these tools to help calculate your financial budgets and other finance decisions.

PowerPay – PowerPay provides tools to develop a personalized, self-directed debt elimination plan, including an easy-to-use calculator for paying down debt. Utah State University Extension provides this debt-management tool at no cost to consumers. It’s also available as a mobile app via iTunes.

Stop Living Paycheck To Paycheck – Learn the steps to take to stop living paycheck to paycheck, and to take control of managing your money.