Financial Literacy Program

The Financial Literacy Program team is here to help you make more informed financial decisions and plan healthy financial futures. Our aim is to assist you in developing personal financial goals which align with your academic goals. 

Here are some of the topics we cover:

  • Budgeting and spending
    • Making informed spending decisions
    • Analyzing expenses
    • Creating a budget that works
  • Saving
    • Goal setting
    • Understanding different savings vehicles
    • Recognizing how interest rates and inflation impact savings
  • Credit
    • Obtaining and understanding a credit report
    • Choosing appropriate credit options
    • Developing awareness of interest rates and fees
  • Investing
    • Understanding different asset classes
    • Choosing between brokerage accounts
    • Differentiating passive and active fund management

 

For information about our services, including our financial coaching, head to our services page.

 

For more information about the program, please contact:

Adam Bauer

Financial Education Coordinator

313-577-9181

adam.bauer@wayne.edu