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Online Driver Education Program

Got your driver’s license? No, then check out this free online resource to study for your driving permit or review Alabama’s traffic laws and regulations. Read more »

Morningstar's 5 Notable Interviews From 2014 Investment Conference

Morningstar's 5 Notable Interviews From 2014 Investment Conference

One-on-one interviews with some of the industry's best investing minds.  On June 18-20, the Morningstar Investment Conference brought together the most innovative minds in investing.  To view the videos and read the blogs from the conference select this link or the linked title above. Read more »

Morningstar Financial Literacy Online Presentation Series: Dividend Paying Stocks

Morningstar is excited to announce our new, live financial education series—free with your Morningstar Investment Research Center subscription available through the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library.  You will need your library card number and password/PIN. Read more »

Roadmap to Saving and Investing

Roadmap to Saving and Investing

Navigate your way through the Roadmap to Saving and Investing with this interactive map from Read more »

Order a FREE Financial Foundations Toolkit from

Remember when you made that promise to yourself to get a better handle on your finances this year?  Well April is the perfect time to reassess your progress on your money goals as part of Financial Literacy Month.

Order our FREE Financial Foundations Toolkit to from ( get the advice and confidence you need to make sound money decisions. This toolkit will teach you: Read more »

Report: Nearly 63 percent of Alabama households have almost no emergency savings (poll)

A recent report by the nonprofit Corporation for Enterprise Development in Washington, D.C. says 62.7 percent of Alabama households are financially insecure. Read more »

Morningstar Announced 2013 U.S. Fund Manager of the Year Awards

Morningstar announced the nominees for its 2013 U.S. Fund Manager of the Year awards. The
awards acknowledge managers who not only delivered impressive performance in 2013,
but who have also delivered excellent long-term risk-adjusted returns, and have been
good stewards of fund shareholders' capital. To recognize outstanding fund managers
each year, Morningstar selects leaders in five strategies: domestic stock,
international stock, fixed income, alternatives, and allocation.

For the winners and related article to go: Read more »

My Money Five  is the U.S. government's website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education. The website has several special features including My Money FiveMy Money Five discusses making the most of your money by starting with five building blocks for managing and growing your money. Read more » is the U.S. government's website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education. Whether you are buying a home, balancing your checkbook, or investing in your 401(k), the resources on can help you maximize your financial decisions. Throughout the site, you will find important information from more than 20 Federal agencies and Bureaus designed to help you make smart financial choices.  One featured article titled My Money Five is summarized below. Read more »

Public Library Association Financial Literacy Resources

The Public Library Association website has a Professional Tools feature which includes various links to resources for librarians and patrons including a financial literacy section.  The link is below.




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