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Financial Tips from the Atlanta Fed

Financial Tips

Our new Financial Tips series is your go-to source for knowledge and best practices for your financial life. Visit this page monthly for strategies designed to reduce the likelihood that a financial setback becomes a financial disaster.

Financial Tips from the Atlanta Fed: Postsecondary Education and Financial Aid

August 1, 2018

Start the school year by feeling prepared to tackle your career and financial aid options with these tips!

Financial Tips from the Atlanta Fed: Helping Children Learn about Finances

July 2, 2018

Even though school is out for the summer, now is a great time to help kids understand finances. The Atlanta Fed's financial tips provide hands-on financial activities perfect for summer or any time.

Financial Tips from the Atlanta Fed: Renting versus Buying a Home

June 1, 2018

Trying to decide which option is best for you? The Atlanta Fed's financial tips can help you with that major financial decision.

Financial Tips from the Atlanta Fed: Financial Security

May 1, 2018

Are you on track to have a secure financial future? The Atlanta Fed’s financial tips can help you build personal wealth.

Financial Tips from the Atlanta Fed: Consumer Protection

April 2, 2018

Have you ever fallen for an email scam or opened a malicious attachment? Learn how to protect yourself from consumer scams and fraud with financial tips from the Atlanta Fed.