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Why Personal Financial Literacy Matters To Communities

While experts debate what’s ahead for the U.S. economy, a major issue that’s often overlooked continues to pose a threat – personal financial health. It’s critical for all Americans to [...]

By | 2019-04-19T05:03:32-05:00 April 20th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Why Personal Financial Literacy Matters To Communities

Don’t fall for this trick question — get smarter about your money

You know you need to save money. You try to look for the best deals. But are you really going about it the right way? Maybe not. In a new CNBC and Acorns [...]

By | 2019-04-15T04:21:35-05:00 April 17th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Don’t fall for this trick question — get smarter about your money

If You Wanna Be Successful, Learn To Be Financially Literate

If You Wanna Be Successful, Learn To Be Financially Literate The Spice Girls were the epitome of confidence and femininity in the late 1990s. Who could forget the catchy song [...]

By | 2019-03-28T14:47:29-05:00 April 10th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on If You Wanna Be Successful, Learn To Be Financially Literate

Advisers can increase business while boosting financial literacy

Financial advisers are uniquely positioned to deliver personal financial education in the U.S., and the business advantages they glean from doing so will benefit firms for years to come, experts [...]

By | 2019-03-28T11:54:27-05:00 April 8th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Advisers can increase business while boosting financial literacy

Achieve Financial Literacy!

April is National Financial Literacy Month. Why do we dedicate this calendar page to highlighting financial skills and education? The tax deadline? Sound financial decisions are important all year long, [...]

By | 2019-04-01T13:43:00-05:00 April 1st, 2019|Categories: Current Articles, Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Achieve Financial Literacy!

7 principles for helping employees deal with financial stress

Employees are dealing with financial strain -- and they may want some help from their employer to address it. The results of a recent survey on employer wellness programs from [...]

By | 2019-03-03T13:13:22-05:00 March 20th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 7 principles for helping employees deal with financial stress

Millennials and money — How employers can be a financial literacy resource

It’s clear that Americans need a little help with their money — in 2018 student loan debts reached a staggering $1.5 trillion crisis, employees continue to retire at a later [...]

By | 2019-03-03T12:50:07-05:00 March 18th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Millennials and money — How employers can be a financial literacy resource

The biggest financial mistake women make

Financially and otherwise, the deck tends to be stacked against women. The wage gap, which stood at 20% in 2017, is the most blatant example of that. If current trends [...]

By | 2019-03-01T19:42:14-05:00 March 15th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The biggest financial mistake women make

Only 1 in 4 Older Americans Pass Financial Literacy Test

Only 26 percent of older Americans – with investable assets of at least $100,000 – were able to pass a retirement income literacy quiz, which asked 38 questions over a [...]

By | 2019-02-23T11:38:51-05:00 March 13th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Only 1 in 4 Older Americans Pass Financial Literacy Test
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