Von Canon Library Von Canon Library

Resource Guide:
Personal and Family Finance

Digital Open Education Resources

Websites and Digital Archives

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Finance, Personal
  • Financial literacy
  • Financial Planning
  • Budgets, Personal
  • Saving and Investment
  • Estate planning
  • Wills
  • Financial security
  • Credit OR Consumer Credit
  • Credit Ratings, United States
  • Debt
  • Income
  • Securities
  • Investments
  • Stocks
  • Loans
  • Automobile loans
  • Mortgage loans
  • Consumer protection
  • Home economics
  • Retirement
  • Retirement—Planning
  • Health insurance
  • Homeowners insurance
  • Social Security, United States
  • Life insurance

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Applied Financial Economics
  • Journal of Financial Planning
  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Journal of Personal Finance
  • Bottom Line
  • International Journal of Consumer Studies
  • Consumer Reports
  • Journal of Marketing Research
  • Journal of Consumer Research
  • American Economic Review
  • The CPA Journal
  • Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
  • Elder Law Report
  • Harvard Business Review
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Journal of Financial Resource Professionals
  • Retirement Advisor

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Risk Less and ProsperHG 4521 .B5643 2011
The Appeal of InsuranceHG 8027 .A66 2010
Discover the wealth within you: a financial plan for creating a rich and fulfilling lifeHG 179 .E344 2003
Financial Peace RevisitedHG 179 .R3152 2003
The Living Trust: the failproof way to pass along your estate to your heirs without lawyers, courts, or the probate systemKF 734 .A93
The Three Boxes of Life and How to Get Out of ThemHF 5381 .B63512 1981
Big Money Thinks Small: Biases, blind spots, and smarter investingeBook 2017
Winning the Cash Flow War : Your Ultimate Survival Guide to Making Money and Keeping IteBook 2005
Make Your Paycheck Last: How to create a budget you can live witheBook 2004
Money Mistakes You Can't Afford to MakeeBook 2004
Conscious Spending for Couples : Seven Skills for Financial HarmonyeBook 2003
How to Care For Your Parents' Money While Caring for Your ParentseBook 2003