Financial Peace University

We all need a plan for our money.

But where do we start?

Financial Peace University helps us take control of our finances. It focuses on getting out of debt, saving for retirement, and wise management of money. Millions have participated in this course and have paid off overwhelming amounts of debt.

FPU at Gateway

Gateway regularly offers FPU classes. If you are interested in taking the FPU course, please email us at

All About FPU

What is FPU?

FPU stands for Financial Peace University. It is a nine-week class that helps you take control of your finances. It focuses on getting out of debt, saving for retirement, and wise management of money. Classes include video-based lessons taught by Dave Ramsey, Rachel Cruze and Chris Hogan, and times for group discussion.

Who should take FPU?

Financial Peace University is geared toward everyone who would like to manage their finances fruitfully and easily. The class is for both individuals and couples, who want to confidently handle money well right now and plan for their financial future.

What does my membership include?

So glad you asked. For starters, you'll get access to That's where you'll find all nine video lessons taught by Dave Ramsey, Rachel Cruze, and Chris Hogan. We'll also help you find a local group if you want to attend in person.

Your membership also includes:

— A workbook that goes along with the lessons

— The opportunity to ask our trained financial coaches your questions

— The Legacy Journey, Dave's six-lesson course on building wealth

— Smart Money Smart Kids, Rachel and Dave's course on teaching your kids about money

— An online community made up of like-minded folds who are working to get out of debt, save and invest for the future

— Exclusive Ramsey event livestreams

— Access to EveryDollar Plus, the budgeting tool we created with you in mind

— Plus, other amazing tools for tracking your progress

How long is this course?

The course consists of 9 weeks of content.

What does each of the nine lessons cover?

The following lessons will help you win with money:

  1. Starter Emergency Fund + Budgeting
  2. Pay Off All Debt
  3. Save a Fully Funded Emergency Fund
  4. Invest for the Future and Build Wealth
  5. Buyer Beware
  6. The Role of Insurance
  7. Retirement Planning
  8. Real Estate and Mortgages
  9. Outrageous Generosity

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