As an honors university, we take great pride in preparing you, our student, to be successful in all of your pursuits. Managing money is an important part of your daily life and we want to assure that you are well-versed in this important life skill that many find challenging.
Your journey to financial wellness begins now with our interactive (and entertaining) online FinancialSmarts Cash Course! This multi-module, self-paced course ensures that you are as well-prepared to manage your budgets, bank accounts, assets and debt as you are to master your academic and career interests. To enroll in the online FinancialSmarts CashCourse click here.
Once you have enrolled in the course, you are welcome to complete as many modules as you would like, whenever you choose to do so. However, here’s where FinancialSmarts start to pay off... By September 15, 2019:
● If you complete the pre-assessment and one module, your name will be entered in our $100 campus card deposit drawing.
● If you complete the pre-assessment and two or more modules, your name will be entered in our $300 campus card deposit drawing.
● If you complete the pre-assessment and all modules, your name will be entered in our $500 campus card deposit drawing.
Campus card deposits can be used anywhere that you can use your campus card. For example:
-Campus food vendors like Outtakes, True Grits, and Salsaritas
-Paying tuition and fees on myUMBC or at SBS
-Campus vending machines
-Local partner businesses
Be sure to complete modules by September 15, 2019 to be entered into the drawings! All drawings will take place on September 16, 2019. So don’t wait...get started now! If you have questions about the online FinancialSmarts Cash Course, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy the remainder of your summer and best wishes for a successful first semester at UMBC!Sincerely,