Credit and debt
There's a good chance your family uses credit of some kind, whether it's a bank loan, credit card, payment plan at the store, or personal loan from a family member. Credit can help us get things we need and things we want, but it should be used wisely. If you use too much credit or have too many debts with too many people, financial decisions can quickly become complicated.
Credit and credit cards
Learn how to start building credit, even if you don’t have a Social Security number.
Get tips for college students on handling credit cards.
Find out what a credit report is and how to get your to check for costly errors.
Debt, bankruptcy and gambling
How can you determine if you are getting into too much debt?
Find out if you qualify for emergency student loan relief during the coronavirus pandemic.
Get information to help with the decision to file for bankruptcy.
Get information about problem gambling and resources for dealing with it.