Financial Literacy Resources

What is Financial Literacy?

Financial literacy is defined as the ability to understand and use various financial skills, including personal financial management, budgeting, and investing. 

Day-to-day financial literacy includes:

  • Knowing how a checking account works
  • Proper use of a credit card
  • Practices to avoid debt
  • Maintaining a household budget
  • Paying for children's schooling
  • Saving enough for retirement

Financial Literacy Events

Need To Get Your Finances In Order? Start with free and private financial coaching at the 11th Annual Northern Virginia Housing Expo (PDF)

Publications Available

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center offers the following no cost materials on financial literacy for contactless pickup by request.*


  • Financial Literacy Inventory 
  • Quick Financial Literacy Guide

*Email Christine Love to request publications.