CashCourse provides financial education resources for colleges. It’s online, it’s free, it’s noncommercial, and it’s brought to you by The National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE®) – the only nonprofit foundation dedicated to improving the well-being of all Americans.
CashCourse dynamic content includes resources that provide optimal money management skills for college students in areas such as:
Video and Audio clips addressing financial and consumer topics specific to the Texas State University--San Marcos students and community.
Links to websites necessary for making informed financial choices and protecting your identity.
Life changing elective!
FCS 1341 (ECON 1303) Consumers in the Marketplace - An introduction to
consumerism. Topics covered will include: the consumer’s role in the economy; consumer
responses to the pressures of the economy (credit, inflation, and savings); and an analysis of
the largest consumer expenditures (housing, food, and transportation).
FCS 3341 Family Finance - Study of family financial management during different stages of the family life cycle at various income levels. This course is an excellent introduction to personal finances and includes goal setting, cash management, credit, insurance, taxes, housing, investment alternatives, and retirement plans.
This website is brought to the Texas State community through a collaborative effort between the Family and Consumer Sciences Program faculty, PACE, Student Affairs and Financial Aid and Scholarhips.
Many thanks to the Vice President of Student Affairs Office and Financial Aid for continued support!
For more information:
Dr. Kim Davis, PhD, NCC™, AFC®
Family and Consumer Sciences Program