Life Events Page

Life Events

Find helpful financial information based on where you are in life - from the birth of a child to retirement.

My Resources Page

My Resources

Explore our collection of financial information from trusted resources.

Tools Page


Use tools such as calculators, budgeting worksheets, and checklists to make more informed financial decisions.

Welcome to is the U.S. government's website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education. Whether you are buying a home, balancing your checkbook, or investing in your 401(k), the resources on can help you maximize your financial decisions. Throughout the site, you will find important information from 20 Federal agencies and Bureaus designed to help you make smart financial choices.

How to use

This site organizes financial education help from over 20 different Federal web sites in one place. Content is organized by where you are in life ("Life Events"), who you are ("My Resources"), and by specific hands-on tools ("Tools"). Popular Topics are also highlighted. This site provides summaries of resources available at other official government sites and allows you to open those pages in a new window ("Learn More").