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Financial Education Resources

Get the most from your money with Founders.

In partnership with Money Management International, Founders members have access to hundreds of financial education resources - from videos to interactive calculators.

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Managing Credit

Credit reports and scores, credit vs. debit cards, reading your credit report, plus more.

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Credit vs. Debit Cards   

Credit and debit cards each have pros and cons. When should you use each?
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Credit Reports and Scores   

Credit reports and scores determine the rates you pay when borrowing and can affect your ability to get certain jobs.
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Risks and Benefits of Credit Cards   

Credit cards offer benefits for many consumers, but it's important to understand the risks of unsecured credit.
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Building Credit   

Understanding the decisions and behaviors that can lead to improved credit scores.
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Understanding the Credit Card Act of 2009

How the new regulations work to protect card holders.
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Reading Your Credit Report   

A detailed description of what to expect and look for when viewing a credit report.

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This Week

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Avoiding Surprises with Holiday Spending

Does the idea of the holiday season fill you with dread instead of joy? If you're worried about holiday spending, you're not alone! This week we have lots of ideas for a happy season.

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