To Achieve Your Financial Goals Requires Smart Planning.
College Board Online A resource for students, parents and educators, this site provides information on planning for, selecting, applying to, and paying for college. It also offers online SAT registration, preparation and score sending.
Michigan Education Savings Plan The official site of the MESP, misaves.org includes details on Michigan’s 529 College Savings Plan and compares it to other college savings vehicles.
Section 529 Plans A source for objective information about Section 529 college savings plans, savingforcollege.com also explores other ways to save and pay for college.
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy The 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy site offers general information, tools and other resources for managing personal finance, organized by financial topic and by life stage. It is part of a new national public service campaign from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and The Advertising Council, which aims to educate Americans about how financial issues affect their lives.
Feed the Pig A component of the 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy effort, this site is used as a financial planning tool and is geared toward people age 25 to 34. It includes financial calculators, articles, tools and tips to help younger Americans take control of their finances.
Treasury Hunt Enables you to track down any US savings bonds that you may have lost track of or forgotten about.
Dimensional Fund Advisors DFA offers institutional asset class mutual funds which invest in a broad range of global asset classes.
Fidelity Information on Fidelity Investments, with access to market research and planning tools.
CFP Board of Standards Information on the professional regulatory organization that oversees the Certified Financial Planner® community.
Financial Planning Association An organization of financial planning professionals, the FPA provides resources to its members and to the general public, including articles, tools and a searchable database of financial planners.
Choose to Save® A national public education program dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of retirement planning, and the need to plan and save for long-term financial security. The site offers the “Ballpark Estimator,” a tool that helps determine quickly and easily approximately how much is needed to fund a comfortable retirement.
Medicare The official U.S. Government site for people eligible for Medicare coverage.
Social Security Administration The official website of the U.S. Social Security Administration providing access to information, forms and tools for understanding benefits. It can help with your social security planning.
Internal Revenue Service The official website of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and a resource for tax forms, publications and information .