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Financial Literacy

Last updated on Mar 27, 2022

Budgeting & Savings

Getting your finances in order and building wealth takes planning, and your budget can help you do just that. A budget can help you keep spending in check by tracking your expenses while allowing you to prioritize your savings goals. In this workshop, we discuss different budgeting tools and methods, approaches to saving, and savings tips to get you started.

To access the recording of this workshop on VoiceThread, click here.

To access the recording of this workshop on Panopto, click here.

CCA Resources

Budgeting Tools

Articles and Videos

Instagram Accounts

  • @thefinancialdiet
  • @blissfulwallet


  • Clever Girl Finance: Ditch Debt, Save Money and Build Real Wealth by Bola Sokunbi
  • Clever Girl Finance: Learn How Investing Works, Grow Your Money by Bola Sokunbi
  • Clever Girl Finance: The Side Hustle Guide: Build a Successful Side Hustle and Increase Your Income by Bola Sokunbi
  • You Are a Badass at Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth
  • by Jen Sincero
  • Get Good with Money: Ten Simple Steps to Becoming Financially Whole by Tiffany the Budgetnista Aliche
  • The Black Girl's Guide to Financial Freedom: Build Wealth, Retire Early, and Live the Life of Your Dreams by Paris Woods
  • I Will Teach You to Be Rich by Ramit Sethi
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
  • Financial Adulting: Everything You Need to Be a Financially Confident and Conscious Adult by Ashley Feinstein Gerstley

Financial Aid

Your aid offer explains the types and amounts of aid a college is offering you, and your expected costs for the year. In this workshop, we discuss what financial aid is and how it works, including understanding a financial aid package, funding opportunities, and resources.

To access the live recording of this workshop, please visit this portal page.

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Salary & Negotiation

Salary negotiation is an important process when securing a new job, promotion, or undergoing a performance review. Although many companies will negotiate new salaries or engage in salary discussions to retain employees, most employees never try. In this workshop, we discuss preparation tactics, best practices, and additional resources to negotiate your salary with confidence and knowledge.

To access the live recording of this workshop on Panopto, please click here.

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