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The mission of UCCS Financial Aid Mountain Lion Money Matters is to provide our students with the knowledge to become financially independent. Money Matters is committed to teaching our students financial literacy through our website, workshops, online videos and presentations. In all our pursuits, we strive to help our students build a solid foundation that will enable them to make responsible financial decisions.

Money Matters News

Building Credit
Hannah Luke- November 15, 2017

Building credit can be a daunting task, but there are ways to successfully build credit without multiple disappointments and without it costing you an exorbitant amount of time.

Ten Road Trip Budget Tips
Carrie Linhart- May 10, 2017

Road trips are an excellent way to travel while in college. Use these budgeting tips to help you save money along the way, while still having the trip of a lifetime!

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Learn more about personal
finance with these educational modules.

Forbes under 30

Keep track of what successful
millennials are doing in their careers!

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Try out this virtual stock
market simulator to test your
skills without losing real money!

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