360 Financial Literacy
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) maintains this financial literacy
website for personal information, education, and communication pertaining to the various stages of an
individual's life to help the individual make the most appropriate financial decisions.
Annual Credit Report
AnnualCreditReport.com is a centralized service for consumers to request free annual credit reports.
It was created by the three nationwide consumer credit reporting companies - Equifax, Experian and
TransUnion. AnnualCreditReport.com provides consumers with the secure means to request and obtain a
free credit report once every 12 months from each of the three nationwide consumer credit reporting
companies in accordance with the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACT Act).
Bank Rate publishes original and objective personal finance stories to help consumers make informed
financial decisions. Their staff of award winning reporters and editors provides expert advice on just
about every major financial decision facing their readers: from purchasing their first home, to selecting
a new car, to saving for retirement. Bankrate's unparalled combination of comprehensive rate
information and original financial content is what makes them unique and such a valuable resource to their
Debt Management Websites
While obtaining a certificate from Atlanta Institute of Music (AIM) is a wise decision to help students achieve their career goals,
it is also extremely important for students to make wise decisions regarding the management of any
student loan debt or other forms of debt both while in school and upon graduation. In an effort to
assist students in their own debt management efforts, our office has provided the following list of
debt management websites that we feel to be beneficial.
This Federal Trade Commission (FTC) website is a one-stop national resource to learn about the crime of identity theft.
It provides detailed information to help you deter, detect, and defend against identity theft. On this site, consumers
can learn how to avoid identity theft â€“ and learn what to do if their identity is stolen.
Personal Finance Websites:
Personal Finance Calculators: