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The Five Keys To Effective Financial Literacy Instruction

December 13, 2017

What are the primary elements of a successful student financial literacy course? According the Center for Financial Literacy at Champlain College, there are five: Topics

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In Poker and Personal Finance, Here’s How a Small Sample Can Ruin You

December 7, 2017

Long-time readers know that I enjoy poker and value its many embedded money lessons. I have been part of a home game for years, and

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Can You Ace This Money Quiz (Most Cannot)?

December 7, 2017

In a study, just 38% of individuals—including roughly a third of financial executives—answered all five questions correctly. These are staple questions that have been widely

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Five Principles of Financial Education

November 15, 2017

To address rampant financial literacy deficiencies in the U.S., the CFPB annual report highlights five principles for effective financial education. These are universal principles that

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By the Numbers: Why We Need Financial Education

November 15, 2017

In its newly released annual report, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau lays out a pretty solid case for doubling down on financial education. One in

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How To ‘Save’ Thousands (and Other Black Friday Lessons)

November 15, 2017

We are about to bear witness once again to one of the reasons financial education is so important. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are just

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Abusive Boss? That’s Not Even Close to What Causes Most Workplace Stress

November 8, 2017

Think of the barrels of ink that have been spilled just in the past few weeks on the sexual harassment scandals surrounding Harvey Weinstein, Kevin

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No More ATMs?

November 2, 2017

Is cash dying? Visa CEO Al Kelly says that certainly is his goal—and you won’t hear any arguments from Millennials, who often view cash as

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