College 101 Infographic
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Be educated and informed. Forecast your financial aid with the FAFSA4caster calculator. Find out what percentage of students received federal financial aid in 2012 and see the results of an April 2013 salary survey. Use a calculator to estimate the size of your monthly loan payment and the annual salary required to manage that payment. Learn about the top 75 college destinations with a link to the College Destination Index. Identify some of the reasons students select particular colleges...and more.
Econ Lowdown Glossary Flash Cards
Glossary Flash Cards
Vocabulary, vocabulary, vocabulary is the first step in learning a new discipline like economics or personal finance. We can help with that! Create and print flash cards, or have your students create and print their own, from more than 300 economics and personal-finance terms. Create flash cards for each new chapter or unit of study. It's as easy as 1, 2, 3.
Economic Lowdown Podcast Series
The Economic Lowdown podcast series is produced by the Economic Education department of the St. Louis Fed for high school and college students. The series covers topics in economics, banking and monetary policy. The podcasts use clear, simple language to describe the economic concepts presented. In the end, students see how economic principles affect the choices they make in their everyday lives.
Economic Lowdown Video Series
Episode 1- Supply
Episode 2 - Demand
Episode 3 - Equilibrium
Episode 4 - The Labor Market
Episode 5 - Externalities
Episode 6 - Circular Flow
Episode 7 - Gross Domestic Product
The Economic Lowdown video series is produced by the Economic Education department of the St. Louis Fed for high school and college students. The series covers topics in economics, banking and monetary policy. The brief videos use clear, simple language and graphic elements so that students can better visualize the economic concepts presented. In the end, students see how economic principles affect the choices they make in their everyday lives.
Economic Short Takes - National Economic Education Video Contest Winning Videos
Feducation Video Series
Episode 1 - Money and Inflation
Episode 2 - Traditional and Non-Traditional Monetary Policy Tools
Episode 3 - Monetary Policy and Unemployment
Episode 4 - Understanding an FOMC Statement
Feducation is a video series designed to provide a brief overview of timely economics and personal finance topics, such as Fed monetary policy tools, credit scores, and more.
Finanzas Personales 101 - Intercambios
Encontrar respuestas rápidas a preguntas de finanzas personales frustrante que pop hasta ahora y otra vez. Seleccione un tema y ver un breve intercambio de mensajería instantánea (pregrabado) con un experto financiero.
In Plain English Video
Need to learn - or teach someone else - about the Federal Reserve? Buck, our friendly tour guide, will show you around the Federal Reserve System, introducing you to who we are and what we do.
In Plain English Website
Want to learn about the Federal Reserve? Have no fear! In Plain English describes the structure and functions of the Federal Reserve System in an easy-to-understand interactive format.
No-Frills Money Skills
Episode 1 - Growing Money - Compound Interest
Episode 2 - Ways to Save - 401(K) and Roth 401(k)
Episode 3 - Get Into Stocks
Episode 4 - Understanding Bonds
This video series covers a variety of personal finance topics. The brief videos use clear, simple language, and graphic elements so that viewers can better visualize the personal finance content being presented. In the end, they will see how important these concepts are to their everyday lives.
Personal Finance 101 Chats
Personal Finance 101 Chats will help students with learning basic personal finance skills such as using prepaid debit cards and getting a car loan.
Personal Finance 101 Conversations
Episode 14 - FAFSA 101
Episode 15 - College Choice 101
Episode 16 - Financial Aid 101
Personal Finance 101 Conversations is a series of short videos related to timely financial topics for students and consumers in their teens and 20s.
Personal Finance 101-Financial Forms Explained
Get a quick rundown on some of the most common financial forms and documents that you're likely to encounter. Choose a form and use your mouse to explore the form in greater depth, with explanations and further information on each section.
Personal Finance Flash Cards
printable set of the flash cards (.pdf)
You will flip over this fun way to review personal finance concepts, whether you're taking a class in school, preparing for the Personal Finance Challenge in Arkansas, Illinois, Missouri or Tennessee, or simply want to learn more about smart personal finance decisions.
The Great Trade Collapse and Rebound: A State-by-State View
Cletus Coughlin, senior vice president and policy adviser to the president of the St. Louis Fed, gave a presentation on "The Great Trade Collapse and Rebound: A State-by-State View" on July 1, 2014, as part of the Global Economic Forum held at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.