Financial Literacy

360 Degrees of Financial Literacy
A compilation of tools designed to help Americans understand their personal finances and develop money management skills. Online tools include a basic financial calculator, college savings calculator, and links to information about financial aid. The site is sponsored by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Budget Calculator
A calculator sponsored by OhioMeansJobs and the Ohio Department of jobs and Family Services. The calculator matches projected expenses with the average salaries of occupations in multiple industries.
Customizable Web sites about money management and other financial skills sponsored by the National Endowment for Financial Literacy.
Cost-of-Living Calculator
A cost-of-living calculator sponsored by PayScale and powered by the Council for Community and Economic Research database.
Credit Card Repayment Calculator
This calculator provides an estimate of how long it will take to pay off credit card balances based on the total balance and highest annual percentage rate (APR) with a balance.
A salary, community, and lifestyle calculator. The site allows you to compare the cost of living between cities.
Love Your Money
A set of money management tools, including online courses, social networking sites, and step-by-step coverage of various topics (building wealth, budgets, setting goals, credit cards, debt, 401k programs, and identity theft) sponsored by the FINRA Investor Education Foundation.
Mint is a tool that gathers financial information from multiple accounts into one place so users can view their balances and transactions on a computer or portable device. The tool is sponsored by Intuit.
A Web site dedicated to financial education on a wide range of subjects, including as buying a home, balancing a checkbook, and investing in retirement. Tools include calculators, worksheets, and checklists. The site is sponsored by Congressionally chartered Federal Financial Literacy and Education Commission, which consists of more than 20 federal agencies.
Take Home Pay Calculator
A calculator created by ADP, one of the largest payroll service and technology companies in the world. Scroll down the page to reach the calculator, which will calculate your take home pay after withholding payments and taxes.