Financial Resources

Student Loans

NSLDS.ed.gov

The National Student Loan Database System (NSLDS) is the U.S. Department of Education's central database for federal student aid records. It tracks your loans from the time you apply until you complete repayment.

MyEdAccount.com

View your account balances and payment history and make online payment.

LoanConsolidation.ed.gov

A Consolidation Loan allows you to combine one or more of your federal education loans into a new loan that offers you several advantages such as one monthly payment, flexible repayment options, and reduced monthly payments.

StudentLoans.gov

Studentloans.gov provides financial awareness counseling to help students understand their financial aid and managing their finances.

Video: "Repayment: What to Expect"

Studentloans.gov provides financial awareness counseling to help students understand their financial aid and managing their finances.

Credit Wise

MyFICO.com

MyFico is a free credit estimator that also provides resources that help people understand actions they can take to achieve and protect their overall financial health.

Big Future: How to use credit cards wisely

If you have a credit card, this article give you tips on using it responsibly so you can save yourself from having to dig yourself out debt later.

Ten Healthy Ways to Build Credit

Check out this article that gives you great tips on building a strong credit rating.

Budgeting Tools

Mint

Mint is a free application that pulls all your financial accounts into one place and helps you set a budget and tracks your spending to meet your financial goals.

Nerd Wallet: Best Budgeting Apps for College Students

Read this article by nerdwallet that list out the 9 Best Budgeting Apps for College.