Financial Education


Websites for Financial Resources

Financial Resource Center
Get information on Auto buying, saving & investing, retirement planning, talking to your children about money and more!

Pocket Cents
Financial education for teens, adults and seniors.

SC Consumer Affairs
The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs is the state’s consumer protection agency.  Among other things, they serve as an educational portal for consumers and businesses alike; informing the public on effective ways of preventing and mitigating identity theft situations.

Identity Theft Resource Center
The ITRC is a non-profit organization established to support victims of identity theft in resolving their cases, and to broaden public education and awareness in the understanding of identity theft, data breaches, cyber security, scams/fraud and privacy issues.

Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
The FTC protects consumers by stopping unfair, deceptive or fraudulent practices in the marketplace. They have educational information and programs for consumers and businesses.

Annual Credit Report
Review your Credit Report Annually. is the only authorized online source for you to get a free credit report under federal law. You may also receive your free credit report by calling 1-877-322-8228.

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (cfpb)
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regulates the offering and provision of consumer financial products or services under the federal consumer financial laws and educates and empowers consumers to make better informed financial decisions. They have financial education materials that go from childhood through retirement.

National Association of Unclaimed Property
Start a free search for money that might be due you.