FINRA and the FINRA Foundation have agreed with an APMA request to allow use of FINRA materials in support of APMA efforts to provide sound personal financial management tools and information to American Mariners.  Quick resources on this page will get you to retirement and investment information to help navigate this critical goal of your financial freedom and security.

Learning Materials

Home Equity Advisor

Home Equity Advisor is an online tool, available in English and Spanish, that was developed by the National Council on Aging to help older middle- and low-income homeowners make sound decisions when using their home equity to achieve a wide range of financial goals whether dealing with an immediate financial challenge or planning ahead for the future. (released 2012)

View the Home Equity Advisor Tool

Are You Financially Fit?

A brochure and a workbook (in both English and Spanish) created by researchers at Florida State University after a three-year study contrasting the personal finance strategies of households who had similar opportunities to accumulate wealth over their lifetimes but ended up with very different amounts of wealth nearing retirement (released 2010).

TV411 Save Smart

Instructional videos from the Education Development Center that integrate financial and investor education concepts into adult learning in math and literacy (released 2006).

View the Instructional TV411 Videos

Get More Money Now

Brochure and Web site in Spanish and English created by the Education and Research Foundation of the Better Business Bureau Serving Metropolitan New York (released 2006).

Investor Education Modules

The FINRA Investor Education Foundation developed these investor education modules to assist grantees and others with the creation of accurate, unbiased investor education materials. The Foundation permits free use of the copyrighted modules for non-commercial educational purposes only.

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Research Tools

General Tools

Financial Calculators