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Trying to Save for a Car?

Trying to Save for Tuition?

You’re in luck! UMBC FinancialSmarts is launching a new program called MyBudgetCoach. This program will teach you the tips you need to know in order to budget properly and to reach your savings goals.

MyBudgetCoach is an online platform that students use with a trained financial coach to develop healthy financial habits and make well-informed decisions.

A coach will work with you to set financial goals and help you create a budget to reach those goals. The online access will provide you with tools to track expenses, update goals and view your budget.

Interested in joining the MyBudgetCoach program? Interested in joining as a coach?

MyBudgetCoach Badge

All students who complete the MyBudgetCoach program will earn a FinancialSmarts Badge from UMBC. The badge can be prominently displayed in myUMBC and social media accounts…such as Facebook and LinkedIn. To learn more about the cash course badge click here.

Digital Badge - Financial Smarts MyBudgetCoach

If you have any questions, email

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