I am a college student
Going to college can offer many new freedoms and the financial decisions you make now can affect getting a job and buying a home later. Read our prevention tips to make smart choices on credit cards, buying a car and managing debt.
If you decide live off-campus, know your rights and responsibilities as a renter. Read our tips for first time renters
. Protect your personal information as scammers target new students as victims. Protect your Social Security number and shred documents to avoid identity theft.
If you think you’ve fallen victim to a scam, file a complaint
with us or call toll free within North Carolina at 1-877-5-NO-SCAM. Click here
for more information about how to be a savvy consumer.