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FinancialSmarts @ UMBC provides you with the tools necessary to make informed and effective decisions about your finances. Managing money is an important part of your daily life and we encourage you to be well versed in this important life skill that many find challenging.



Trying to Save for a Car?

Trying to Save for Tuition?
MyBudgetCoachⓇ will teach
you tips to reach your financial goals


Free self-paced on-line ineractive program packed with how-tos on everything from bank accounts to investing.


Program that provides on-campus tax return assistance.
– OR –
Join as an income tax preparer with training which leads to an IRS certification.

Financial Education Playlist

Free personal finance “playlists” of interactive modules and tools with topics ranging from budgeting and savings to home ownership and retirement.

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