Financial Success Tools

Tools for financial success are an important part of the learning process in understanding money management.  We offer several dynamic resources that can help you navigate your way to reducing your debt, saving for the future, and applying skills taking you through Baylor and beyond. Aside from our coaching and workshop experiences, visit these sites and independently create good money management skills.

Financial Literacy 101

Financial Literacy 101 is a new program for current students, faculty, staff and alumni that can be accessed online from anywhere! This free financial tool helps users improve their personal finance knowledge and habits. There are various modules including topics such as Financial Planning, Budgeting, Dealing with Debt, Managing Credit, and much more! Financial Literacy 101 also has a module on Workplace Transition for students as they graduate and begin their first jobs.

Bear Basics

Bear Basics emphasizes understanding the basics of finances is an important part of student financial success!  This section includes information and tips on financial aid and loans, managing your own personal budget, the basics of credit cards, and how to protect yourself from identity theft.

Finish In Four - Graduation Success Resources

Finish in 4 is a video series, hosted by Dr. Blaine McCormick, Associate Professor - Management & Entrepreneurship in the Hankamer School of Business.  Because financial aid does not always apply after four years of college, additional tuition can be expensive and burdensome for students.  This video series is designed to provide strategies for graduating in four years or less.  

Student Loan Repayment 101

Regardless of whether you need a job, already have a job, or are going back to school to obtain another degree, you should know your rights and responsibilities regarding your student loans. This seminar is designed to give graduating seniors with student loans the knowledge and tools you need to manage your student loans after graduation. Sign up today and get on the path to financial success!