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Can a New-Look Financial Literacy Program Fix New Jersey’s Budget?

smart March 1, 2017 A different kind of common sense is giving financial literacy a boost in New Jersey. Not the kind of common sense that holds financial education

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Buffett’s Winning Bet has a Simple Money Lesson for All

February 28, 2017

Here’s a slam-dunk financial literacy lesson to share with kids and adults alike: keep it simple. That’s what Warren Buffett does. The strategy has made

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Why Doctors are Big Believers in Financial Education

February 23, 2017

Do we need to raise the level of individuals’ financial literacy? Your doctor would say yes, if she were paying attention. We’ve known for years

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Financial Education Battle Reaches a Boil in Quebec

February 14, 2017

The fight over financial education in high school has reached a boil in Quebec, Canada, where a strong-minded education official is trying to ram through

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The Military Finally Takes Financial Education Seriously

February 13, 2017

Under Congressional order to beef up the financial literacy of sailors, the Navy recently unveiled a new app designed to address the special money issues

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What We Know About Financial Education from Broke Athletes

February 8, 2017

With perhaps the greatest Super Bowl ever still top of mind, it is worth noting that some of the players in this game will be

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Why the Super Bowl is a Financial Education, not just an Economic, Juggernaut

February 6, 2017

HOUSTON—One must be impressed walking around the grounds at Super Bowl LI. The big game itself is a sideshow; the main event is marketing and

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Throwing the Weight of $5 Trillion Behind Financial Literacy

February 2, 2017

Laurence D. Fink is worried about our retirement, and he believes that workplace financial education is a big part of the solution. Fink should know.

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