The OCC charters, regulates and examines approximately 2,600 national banks and
66 federal branches and agencies of foreign banks in the United States, accounting
for 58 percent of the nation's banking assets. Its mission is to ensure a safe,
sound and competitive national banking system that supports the citizens, communities
and economy of the United States.
The primary mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is to
protect investors and maintain the integrity of the securities markets. As more
and more first-time investors turn to the markets to help secure their futures,
pay for homes, and send children to college, these goals are more compelling
The NFIC was originally established in 1992 by the National Consumers League,
the oldest nonprofit consumer organization in the United States, to fight the
growing menace of telemarketing fraud by improving prevention and enforcement.
For more information about NCL and the other projects and programs that it conducts,
please go to the NCL web site.
Improving Lives Through Financial Literacy - In partnership with the national
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy, California Jump$tart Coalition
seeks to improve the personal financial literacy of young Californians.
First convened in December, 1995, the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial
Literacy determined that the average student who graduates from high school lacks
basic skills in the management of personal financial affairs. Many are unable
to balance a checkbook and most simply have no insight into the basic survival
principles involved with earning, spending, saving and investing. The ICFE is
a Jump$tart partner.
n educational website that contains all you need to know about managing a checking
account. Don't miss the interactive training demos, called Checkbook Basics,
that teach important skills, including how to fill out checks, registers, and
how to balance your account. Now learning the basics of managing a checkbook
is easy, interactive and fun!!
A-Financial-Portal is the easiest place on the internet to find reliable information
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The Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education (AFCPE) is a
non-profit, professional organization comprised of researchers, academics, and
financial counselors, educators and planners.
The College for Financial Planning delivers the highest quality educational programs,
courses, and materials. We created the country's first financial planning education
program-the CFP™ Professional Education Program-as well as the CFP™ designation.
Graduates of the College are consistently cited as the best financial advisers
in the nation.
The Contrarian Investing Association looks for strongly financed, growing companies
that are undervalued by the market for the wrong reasons, believing that the
market will come to appreciate their true value over time.
We take a firm stance against consumer debt. We work hard to bring you the most
comprehensive and original positions on your options at achieving a total debt
recovery today. We are your one-stop informational guide on all things debt and
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Offering a wide variety of information and links to help consumers with their
finances, Financial Resource Center.com is dedicated to providing the best and
most recent collection of financially related information possible. From debt
consolidation and credit counseling services to credit card information, investment
guides and automotive financing, we try to cover a wide range of financially
themed topics for your convenience and education.
Fraud Aid, Inc. is a California Public Benefit Corporation and 501(c)(3) nonprofit
organization founded to provide free support and guidance to fraud victims and
their families worldwide; to provide fraud awareness, prevention and recognition
education in a manner easily understood by all; and to support law enforcement
at all levels in their effort to deter fraud and bring its perpetrators to justice.
The Institute represents its members and their shareholders in matters of legislation,
regulation, taxation, public information, economic and policy research, business
operations, and statistics. ICI seeks to enhance public understanding of the
investment company business, to serve the public interest by encouraging adherence
to the highest ethical standards by all segments of the industry, and to promote
the interests of fund shareholders.
Our mission is to help you get out of financial trouble. If you're overwhelmed
with debt, we can consolidate bills into one easy monthly payment, lower interest
charges, and teach you how to pay with cash and live on a sensible budget! Springboard
is the ICFE's partner in Debtor and Bankruptcy Education on the Internet.
Our goal is to provide you with valuable tips and advice on debt settlement which
will help you reduce your mounting debts substantially, settle them and guide
you to lead a debt free, hassle free life. We will also provide you with unbiased
information to help you decide between debt consolidation, debt settlement, credit
counseling and budgeting to become debt free. In addition get the inside scoop
on how to improve your credit rating and stop the collection agencies from harassing
The Financial Planning Association is the membership organization for the financial
planning community. FPA has been built around four Core Values - Competence,
Integrity, Relationships and Stewardship. We want as members those who share
our Core Values. FPA's primary aim is to be the community that fosters the value
of financial planning and advances the financial planning profession. FPA's strategy
to accomplish its objectives involves welcoming all those who advance the financial
planning process and promoting the CFP(R) marks as the cornerstone of the financial
Credentialization! Prospects and clients expect that their financial advisors
maintain meaningful professional standards. There are seven hallmarks: education,
examination, ethics, experience, licensing, continued conduct and continuing
education. The Registered Financial Consultant designation assures the public
a financial advisor has, and will continue to maintain, the ability to serve
in a professional, competent manner. The ICFE's Director Paul Richard has the
The Alliance for Investor Education is dedicated to facilitating greater understanding
of investing, investments and the financial markets among current and prospective
investors of all ages. We pursue initiatives for education and join with others
to motivate Americans to obtain objective information and increase their knowledge
and understanding of investing.
CPAdvantage.com is a premium financial web site that focuses on Taxes and Financial
Planning. The purpose of this site is to provide financial information you can
trust. CPAdvantage.com contains several articles, financial calculators, answers
to frequently asked questions, tips, and other useful information. Site also
contains the largest collection of accounting jokes on the Internet.
The Consumer Data Industry Association. is an international trade association,
founded in 1906, that represents consumer information companies that provide
fraud prevention and risk management products, credit and mortgage reports, tenant
and employment screening services, check fraud and verification services, and
collection services. CDIA represents the consumer credit reporting information
industry before state and federal legislators. It also represents the industry
before the media in consumer credit reporting matters. CDIA sets industry standards
and provides business and professional education for its members. It also provides
educational materials for consumers regarding their credit rights and how consumer
credit reporting agencies can better serve their needs.
The Michigan Credit Union League (MCUL), established in 1934, is a non-profit
trade association of credit unions throughout Michigan. The League provides professional
services and assistance to credit unions in the areas of regulatory and legislative
affairs, education and training, media advocacy, and much more. MCUL is owned
by affiliated credit unions in the same cooperative manner as a credit union
is owned by its members.
Financial Pro, brought to you by the Society of Financial Service Professionals,
offers a wealth of information for the financial service professional and the
financial service consumer. Listed below are our newest and most current professional
The Monetta Young Investor Fund: A site to teach kids about investing! A no-load
mutual fund targeted at children and teenagers to help them develop basic financial
life skills. This comprehensive savings program includes a kid-themed fund, investment
kit, free college tuition credits, investment newsletter and various online games
and activities where kids can participate to win prizes.
Membership information for the American Bankruptcy Institute, the largest multi-disciplinary,
non-partisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters related
to insolvency. The ABI membership includes more than 5,600 attorneys, bankers,
judges, professors, turnaround specialists, accountants and other bankruptcy
professionals providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and information.
Kidnexions was founded on the idea that kids learn best when engaged in interesting
and relevant activities that are connected to their everyday lives. Our goal
is to build on kids' interests by providing opportunities for them to develop
real-world skills through fun, motivating, and meaningful activities. Simply
stated, we strive to develop connections between learning and real life.
Providing information about the colleges and universities in the Louisiana. It's
mainly dedicated towards helping students to find out the perfect education program
for themselves which will help them in the career planning. It guides students
to find out the perfect college which can give them better educational program.
The mission of Michigan State University is advancing knowledge and transforming
lives. Michigan State University is dedicated to enable individuals to achieve
their educational, professional and personal goals. Its aim is to create such
a learning process creating a highest educational standard.
The California Student Debt Resource and Awareness Project (CASDRAP) is a statewide
taskforce consisting of university administrators, nonprofit financial education
organizations, and student loan lending, servicing and guarantor entities.
CASDRAP got its start in 2000 at San Diego State University. The timing of the
Web site development coincided with the 2002 implementation of Assembly Bill
521, the Student Financial Responsibility Act, which mandates that financial
education be provided at California state universities and other California campuses
as part of new student orientation programs.
The Couponizer website offers a coupon organization kit that really helps people
make the most of coupons and discounts. Workshops are offered to groups and organizations
about how to make the most of coupons and curb spending.
ARISE research-based cognitive/behavioral skill development curricula is designed
to provide at-risk youth with cognitive and behavior life skills that will assist
them in changing their anti-social behaviors. Juvenile offenders and others accustomed
to solving disagreements with fists, knives and guns, who attend ARISE group
sessions, soon become equipped to make responsible decisions, manage their anger,
and develop the social life skills society demands.
This website saves you time and money because we provide lists of Best Grocery
Deals in many states. Find your state and start saving! This is the only national
site of its kind that is FREE to users, and we provide it free in the hopes you
will buy at least one item a week for charity with a little bit of your savings..
Language USA Translations, the U.S. branch of Language Solutions International,
was established in 1996 as a Russian language translation management company.
Since then, we have served hundreds of U.S. and international corporations and
Transitioning out of school and into the "real world" means it's time to start building your financial future—and Mission Fed is here to help! The key to achieving financial success after school is threefold: Develop a workable budget, use financial products appropriately and have a plan to save for the future.
SelfGrowth.com is the most complete guide to information about Self Improvement,
Personal Growth and Self Help on the Internet. It is designed to be an organized
directory, with articles and references to thousands of other Web Sites on the
World Wide Web.