Financial Wellness

Making informed choices about finances, building financial resource and having control over personal finances. Learn how to create a resume, find internships and start preparing for your future!

Financial well-being includes:

  • Learning how to manage your money and establishing a personal budget
  • Not living beyond your means
  • Learning to not let money be the driving force of your life
  • Donating some of your resources, if possible, to a cause in which you believe
  • Making a plan to pay back your student loans
  • Avoiding credit card debt; paying off the entire balance each month to avoid interest
  • Thinking long term – set up a savings account
  • Achieving a balance between life and work time
  • Being proactive to take on internships and seek career guidance 

Are you engaged in the process of Financial Wellness?

  • Do I enjoy going to work/class/internship most days?
  • Do I maintain an up to date resume?
  • Am I aware of what student loans I have and the terms of pay back?
  • Do I live within my means?

If you answered "no" to any of the questions, it may indicate an area where you need to improve the state of your environmental wellness.