Common Cents empowers students with the knowledge to manage their money and reach financial independence.

We strive to make personal finance


We find innovative ways to make learning about personal finance appealing to a wide audience, ranging from high school students to undergraduates.


We believe learning about personal finance should be fun, interactive, and engaging.


We seek to break the stigma and fear of personal finance. Regardless of age, major, career, or income level, personal finance is important for everyone.

Penn Common Cents Constitution

The Constitution of Penn Common Cents defines the organization's purpose, structure, and responsibilities. It outlines procedures by which members can join/leave, Executive Board and Committee Chair members are elected, and the powers delegated to their respective positions.

Common Cents Constitution (amended 5_12_23).pdf