Gateway offers financial literacy information through GradReady, an online personal finance service created specifically to help busy students like you learn how to manage money. Additionally, students who wish to apply to receive an early disbursement of a Pell Grant, have private loans authorized or receive emergency funds through the Gateway Foundation must complete at least one lesson on GradReady.
Visit Gateway's GradReady website.
Financial Literacy Month Events
I Owe You What?!
April 7, 2021 | 1 - 2 p.m. | Zoom link
Learn the basics of borrowing and paying back what you owe. This workshop will teach you about the different student loan types, how to gauge your debt and options available upon repayment.
Dollars and $ense
April 21, 2021 | 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Zoom link
Learn how to budget, save and spend your money wisely. This workshop will teach you essential financial tips on how to create and maintain a budget along with simple savings strategies.
To help promote Financial Literacy and GradReady, the Gateway Foundation has donated $100 tuition vouchers to be given away as door prizes to random participants. Create a GradReady account or complete a lesson for a chance to win one of these or other prizes like Gateway Gear!