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MoneyEdu calculators, assessments, and data tools are ideal for exploring real-world financial scenarios.

From estimating a loan payment to comparing college costs, get a personalized reality check on what matters to you. See how different loan terms affect borrowing costs, assess your financial health, learn how to protect your identity, plus more.

Keep in mind that all financial assessments use assumptions that may not match your actual situation. Please consult a qualified professional before making decisions about loans, investments, and other financial products.

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Saving and Investing

Long-Term Investing

Discover the magic of compound interest.

Short-Term Saving

See how long it will take to reach your goal.

Emergency Fund

Not sure how much to save?

Loans and Credit Cards

Auto Loan

Estimate payments and total cost.

Credit Card Repayment

How long and how much?

Credit Card Minimum Payment

Spoiler alert - it's expensive.

Mortgage

Estimate monthly payments and total cost.

Student Loan

Estimate your payment for one-time or annual borrowing.

Student Loan Refinancing

Could refinancing save money?

Maximum Student Loan

A common rule of thumb based on starting salary.

Assessments and Data Tools

College Explorer

Get the details on thousands of colleges and universities, including prices paid, graduation rates, average debt levels, plus more.

Financial Wellness

Compare your financial health with a national sample.

Identity Theft Prevention

How well do you protect your identity?

Financial Attitudes Assessment

See how closely you match one of four personality types.

Career Explorer

Videos and profiles of hundreds of careers. Sort by salary, expected growth, plus more.

This Week

One-Week Plan for Building Wealth

Starting the process of building long-term wealth doesn't have to be difficult or complicated. Let's review steps you can take right now to grow your nest egg.

About Spectra Credit Union

Spectra is the financial partner you can trust. Founded in 1946 to serve the Naval Research Lab, Spectra is now a strong $500 million financial institution serving a wide field of members. We focus on delivering innovative service-oriented solutions that enable our members to live financially strong lives.

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