FAME Services for Counselors and Advisors
FAME is committed to providing comprehensive college access and financial education services to students and schools throughout the state of Maine. We educate students, families, counselors and advisors on how to pay for postsecondary education.
Webinars and Presentations
This Web-based training is held on the second Wednesday of each month during the academic year from 10:00 am to 11:00 am.
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FAME has created a variety of free resources and tools designed to assist students, parents and educators with understanding the important elements of successful money management. Visit our Financial Education page for tools to use with your students.
SALT™ Financial Literacy Resource for Maine High School Students
Through a partnership with American Student Assistance (ASA), FAME is able to offer SALT to all Maine high school students. Created by ASA, SALT is an innovative online program designed to empower students to confidently manage their money and build financial skills for life. Popular features include interactive money management lessons, a scholarship search tool, and resources to assist in college planning. Maine high school students can create a SALT account online.
The following resources are available to Counselors and Advisors:
SALT Flyer for Maine High School Students - download the flyer
SALT Promotional Toolkit for Educators and Counselors - download the toolkit
SALT for Maine High School Students Training Webinar - watch the webinar
Quick SALT Overview Video - watch the video
SALT companion presentation - download the presentation
Financial Aid 101: A Training for Counselors and Advisors
The next FA101 is schedule to take place on Friday, October 9, 2015 in Augusta.
The FAME Tool$ fact sheets are being translated into some of the most commonly spoken languages in Maine. Documents are added to the site as they are translated.