Office of Financial Literacy (OFL)
The Office of Financial Literacy promotes financial literacy as a life skill and provides information to the public on matters of personal finance and investor protection. OFL leads and originates initiatives on financial and economic literacy and capability in order to expand opportunities and security to Wisconsin residents. OFL acts as a catalyst for change in elevating financial literacy and capability to youth and adults through partnerships with DFI stakeholders.
"The State of Wisconsin views financial literacy as a vital life skill but one that challenges people."
—Wisconsin Financial Literacy Report 2011
COVID-19 Information & Resources
- Read COVID-19 Consumer Resources for ways to protect yourself and your finances during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
- AG Kaul and Multistate Coalition Fighting for Emergency Relief for Federal Student Loan Borrowers in Response to Coronavirus Pandemic (Issued March 26, 2020)
Look Forward To Your Future
Look Forward to Your Future is focused on raising the awareness level of the importance of planning ahead for college and provides resources for current and future college students to help keep student debt load manageable.
OFL In the Media
Read about the Wisconsin Office of Financial Literacy in the Media
- 2011 Financial Literacy Report
- The Wisconsin Model
- Recommendations for Strengthening Financial Competitiveness in Wisconsin by 2005 – Final Report
For additional information, you may contact the Office of Financial Literacy at (608) 261-9540.