Angelo & Jennette Volpe Library
Financial Literacy Tutorials
These modules are provided by the state of Tennessee. Any Tennessee Tech employee or student can take these modules to learn about personal finance by registering for an account using their Tennessee Tech email and creating a password (these tutorials are not connected to the Tech usernames and passwords.)
There are four collections ideal for incorporating into courses:
- The Basics: 11 modules totaling 53 minutes; covers budgeting, banking, credit cards, and taxes
- Financial Education for Higher Education: 9 modules totaling 40 minutes; covers paying for college
- Your Credit & You: 9 modules totaling 43 minutes; covers credit scores, loans, and mortgages
- Working World: 8 modules totaling 34 minutes; covers insurance and retirement
Faculty, email Sharon Holderman to obtain information on your students' progress through the module(s).
There is a larger collection, "Advanced Financial Topics," which is best suited for employees and non-traditional students. There are 31 modules covering home buying, financial caregiving, retirement, savings, debt management, insurance, etc.