Videos and Other Resources

Student Wellness Resources

Follow this link to access the UVA Student Wellness Resource Guide, a one-page starting point for addressing questions about food, housing, transportation, peer resources, and general health and safety.


We get it. Some of you prefer to read content, others prefer to just do it, but some of us really want to get a visual sense for subject matter. Watch this page for short, helpful, and often funny content on topics from personal banking to student loans to opening up your first credit card account. 

One of our favorite sources for video content is the "It's a Money Thing" video library with the University of Virginia Community Credit Union. Choose from over 30 brief videos to help you crack the code on matters of personal financial interest to you.

Video Directory: Budgeting, Cost of Living, Renter's Insurance, Budgeting for Food, Unit Pricing, Credit Card Basics, Credit Scores, Student Loan Basics, Writing Checks, Personal Taxes, Identity Protection


Do you think you know what your 'Money Persona' is? Watch the sample video below to find out!



Budgeting Basics

Building a Budget


Cost of Living


Renter's Insurance


Budgeting for Food


Using Unit Pricing at the Grocery Store


Credit Basics

Using Your Credit Card


Comparing Cards


Credit Scores

Breakdown of a Credit Score

Boost Your Credit Score



Student Loan Basics


Filling Out a Check


Personal Taxes


Identity Protection