Financial Literacy Resources

Financial Literacy Tools and Resources:

  • Be Fiscally Fit!  Use CashCourse to improve financial literacy and financial well-being.  Make informed financial decisions throughout your college years and into your professional life.
  • Get prepared for whatever life has in store: Register for a free account, and take charge of your money.
  • Learn to manage your money with free online financial resources at your fingertips.
    • Please note- the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) will be retiring CashCourse on July 31, 2021.  More information regarding this change can be found at NEFE’s Initiatives page.  Wake Forest is working with a new partner to provide an online financial literacy program available to all students beginning in July 2021.  Stay tuned and be on the lookout for updates!

Federal Loan counseling for all schools on the Reynolda Campus

Student Loan Advisor for Undergraduates

  • FinAid Student Loan Advisor
    How much educational debt can you afford?
  • Financial Pathways of the Piedmont

    Financial Pathways is a local nonprofit organization in the Winston-Salem community that focuses on providing resources and services to help individuals achieve financial wellbeing. One of the many programs Financial Pathways offers is the Student Loan Debt program which provides counseling services and strategies to tackle paying student loan debt. This program is aimed at anyone with student loan debt, recent graduates and older alumni alike

Student Loan Status

Loan Repayment Calculators

On-line tools for estimating monthly loan payments after graduation

Income-Based Repayment

Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Private Student Loan Consolidation

Default Facts and Tips

Managing Student Loan Debt

Federal Student Loan Ombudsman

The Ombudsman Group is dedicated to helping resolve disputes related to Direct Loans, Federal Family Education Loans (FFEL), Program loans, Guaranteed Student Loans, and Perkins Loans.  If you’re in a dispute about your federal student loan, contact the Federal Student Aid Ombudsman Group as a last resort.

FSA Ombudsman Group
P.O. Box 1843
Monticello, KY 42633

General Financial Literacy Information