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Financial Literacy and Your Future

Students and their families should be educated and aware of basic financial information.  This includes knowing how to live within one's means, budgeting, and working to achieve financial stability. 

FREE Financial Literacy Class at Liberty University:

Our office is offering a new financial literacy course that is available to every student.  The course is provided by the University in collaboration with The Lampo Group, Inc., founded by Dave Ramsey.  FNLT 101 is available at no cost, but enrollment is limited.  Below are highlights and insights about this wonderful opportunity.

The 2013-14 FNLT 101 enrollment has closed and 2014-15 FNLT 101 is in the process of being set up.  We will provide an updated status regarding the opening of the 2014-15 course in the future.

  • FNLT 101 is self-paced and divided into five modules: introduction, savings, budgets, debt and college essentials.
  • The course utilizes the Foundations of Personal Finance: College Edition materials by Dave Ramsey.
  • The course will be available in BlackBoard as FNLT101:[Section Number] approximately 1-3 business days after registration.
  • The Financial Literacy Course Registration Form is available in ASIST.  To learn how to complete an electronic form in ASIST, click here.
  • The course includes a pre-test, quizzes, and a final exam.
  • The short, 20-question final exam requires a grade of 80% or higher to be considered as completed successfully.  The exam can be reset an unlimited amount of times by the course instructor.
  • For information on Dave Ramsey and Foundations U, click here.
  • Step-by-Step Navigation Guide for FNLT 101
  • Click here to listen to a quick overview of important statistics surrounding college financing and why completing this course is such a great opportunity!

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