While most of us understand that money is required to purchase the goods and services we need in our day to day lives, so many of us truly don’t understand our money. Financial literacy is the knowledge and skill that allows a person to make effective and informed decisions with their financial resources. That knowledge includes everything from developing good savings habits to knowing how to balance your checkbook to long term financial planning for your future.
At Randolph Savings Bank, we’ve partnered with Harland Clarke to present you with ConsumerU . These free online training elements will provide you with the tools you need to become a better informed and more financially savvy consumer. Easy to browse at your own pace in the comfort of your own home, ConsumerU features great tips, printable worksheets, and a wealth of information to give you a strong foundation in financial literacy.
Whether you’re trying to determine a budget to manage your funds each month, or you’re working towards retirement, reaching your goals is easier when you have a stronger understanding of your personal finances.