The High School Financial Planning Program® (HSFPP) will be retiring on July 31, 2021. Learn more about this decision.

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Get Smart About Money with NEFE's Self-Paced Online Courses

Sometimes one of the biggest financial challenges is knowing where to turn for credible, reliable resources and tools to help you make financial decisions. In response NEFE offers consumer websites that are free, noncommercial and frequently updated to ensure that we provide credible, reliable information to consumers.

Whether you are just looking for a refresher in money basics or want to improve your own financial health, NEFE’s Smart About Money (SAM), offers free online courses to take at your own pace, on your own time. SAM courses are in-depth guided learning experiences. The average course will take approximately 45 minutes to complete and includes targeted tools and resources.

SAM is a free, unbiased resource with in-depth personal finance courses, articles, calculators and tips to help you manage your money through life's ups and downs.

Money Basics

SAM's Money Basics courses form the foundation for the rest of your personal finance journey.


SAM Courses

A SAM course is an in-depth guided learning experience.