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Smart Choices

to create a financially successful future!

Financial Wellness

The state of Washington believes that all students should have easy access to the best information possible in order to empower them to make smart decisions about paying for school and managing their money. To help you make smart choices about your finances, we teamed up with iGrad & Solutions at ECMC to provide financial education that's interactive and easy to use.

iGrad for Schools

Check out our Introduction to Financial Education to start exploring the library of resources. iGrad is a free online resource that provides a number of financial services, tools, and techniques that will assist in making effective personal finance decisions. Sign up for iGrad to access interactive tools, courses, and more. Set up your profile after signing up, and complete a brief assessment to start receiving personalized recommendations. Login to your iGrad account regularly for new content and recommendations that will help you track your progress and achieve your financial goals.

Solutions at ECMC

We've teamed up with Solutions at ECMC to answer all of your student loan repayment questions. Solutions is a service of the non-profit organization ECMC and is dedicated to helping students manage educational loans. Their resources are available to you free of charge. To contact a Solutions Student Loan Repayment Advisor, email or web chat, or call them at 1-877-331-3262.

How Do I take a Free, Mini Course on Financial Wellness?

Once you have created or logged into your existing iGrad account, click on Start Course, then enter your ctcLink ID.
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