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Personal Finance: Saving and Spending

ALA Recommended Books

Additional Books


American Library Association.  Financial Literacy in Public Libraries: A Guide for Building Collections.
      My thanks go to ALA for inventing this wheel for me.

Thrall Library's Links for Investors.

CFPB's list of financial educational resources


  • America Saves  Gives savings tips, strategies, and resources to help build personal wealth.
  • Building Wealth  A financial education resource from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas offering guidance to individuals and families who wish to increase their personal wealth.
  • Choose to Save  A national financial education initiative that promotes long-term financial security.
  • Consumer Reports  Consumer Reports is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping consumers make practical, safe, and healthy decisions.
  • Saving and  U.S. Government information to help consumers save and invest their money.
  • Savings Planner  A savings planner calculator from the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
  • Smart About Money  An interactive web resource supported by the National Endowment for Financial Education.
  • Smart About Money—Spending and Saving  A basic self-paced courses from the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE).