Financial Tools and Resources
Wake Tech has established a network of services to improve students' financial education:
- College and Career Readiness
Get your high school equivalency, or pick up the skills that can help you increase your knowledge and income
- Career Services
Search for jobs, post your resume and find opportunities
- Financial Aid
Learn about scholarships, grants, work-study and loans available to help complete a course of study
- Student Activities
Take part in a club, join our Student Government Association or participate in a campus activity
- Student Life
Find ways to build your resume, enhance your experience and expand your network
- Student Services
Learn about the array of services available to help enhance your college experience
- Care Center
Get the support that will help you transition to college, achieve good academic standing and reach your education goals
- Wake Tech Foundation
Apply for a scholarship to help you pursue your education at Wake Tech
- Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
The CFPB is a U.S. government agency that makes sure banks, lenders and other financial companies treat consumers fairly.
- Federal Trade Commission
The FTC protects consumers by stopping unfair, deceptive or fraudulent practices in the marketplace.
- Internet Crime Complaint Center
IC3 provides the public with a reliable and convenient reporting mechanism to submit information to the FBI concerning suspected internet-facilitated criminal activity.
A U.S. Treasury website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education
- Federal Reserve Board of Governors
General information on the U.S. banking system
- Money and Mindset
A financial blog from Truist bank.
- Financial Markets and Investments
Selected websites from ALA's Business Reference and Services Section
- Google Finance
- Investor information
- MSN Money - Stock Screener
- Yahoo Finance
- Dun & Bradstreet Hoover's
Company profiles, including financials, for more than 10,000 companies. Free version allows searches by company name, keyword or industry.
- CNBC Investing
- Bloomberg Markets
- CNN Money
Currency exchange rates
- Currencies and currency exchange
A good starting point for currency research, this reference source has three categories: Currencies, Exchange Rates and Currency Converters.
- Daily currency table
Choose a currency and then select another currency for comparison.
- CNNfn currencies market
Part of the CNN Financial Network, information is arranged in tables and by geographic areas.