Financial Literacy Month: Resources and Tools That Can Boost Your Financial Health

Our weekly #CreditChat started in 2012 to help our community learn about credit and important personal finance topics (e.g. saving money, paying down debt, improving credit scores). Each chat is hosted by @Experian on X (formerly Twitter) and all are welcome to participate. DM us any questions.

Dive into Financial Literacy this April! 💰 Join us every Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET for #CreditChat as we explore different aspects of financial literacy during Financial Literacy Month. During this week’s chat we’ll highlight resources and tools that can boost your financial health.

Topic: Financial Literacy Month: Resources and Tools That Can Boost Your Financial Health

When: Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Join the live hashtag discussion

The panel will include: ABA Foundation; Jeanne Kelly: Credit expert, identity theft expert, speaker and founder of; Kembala Evans: Financial Coach, author, speaker and founder of; Matthew Reyes: Marketing and Engagement Manager at NEFE; Patrina Dixon, CFEI, RFC Founder and CEO of It’$ My Money®; Ilyce Glink: Real Estate and Financial Wellness expert, author, speaker, entrepreneur and founder of; Richard Ciarletta: Chief Operating Officer of Seedlyng Financial Education; Raya Reaves: Founder of City Girl Savings; Chellie Campbell: Financial Stress Reduction Coach, Author of The Wealthy Spirit and Zero to Zillionaire, From Worry to Wealthy; April Stewart: Founder & CEO of April The Money Coach; Beverly Harzog: Host of Your Personal Economy podcast and Credit card expert; Rod Griffin: Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian; Jennifer White: Consumer Education and Advocacy Team, and Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian.

Gift Card Giveaway

Enter here for a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card! We will be announcing a winner at the end of the chat. Entry Period: Raffle open now and closes at the end of this chat at 4 p.m. ET. Complete rules here.

Questions we will discuss:

  1. Can you share any apps or software you use to track your expenses and budget? How have they impacted your financial habits?
  2. Are there any books, podcasts, or blogs you’ve found useful for improving your financial literacy and making informed decisions?
  3. What are some free or low-cost educational resources such as online courses or workshops enhance financial literacy and where can you find them?
  4. Do you have any recommendations for financial calculators or tools that help with planning for reducing debt or planning savings, investments and retirement?
  5. What tools can help you to build and improve your credit scores?
  6. What features or qualities should you look for when selecting a financial management tool or resource?
  7. How can leveraging financial education platforms tailored to specific demographics or financial goals enhance overall financial literacy and well-being?
  8. Are there any local organizations or nonprofits that offer free or low-cost financial counseling services?
  9. How can you ensure the tools and resources being promoted best serve your interest and needs?
  10. Do you have any final tips or tools to share that can help individuals boost their financial health?

Check out our complete list of upcoming personal finance Twitter chats here.

Never miss a blog post!

Subscribe to keep up with all things Experian.