Policy & Government

Why Financial Education is a Life-Long Need

November 3, 2016

As individuals age, their financial literacy declines but their confidence in financial decision-making holds firm, a recent report shows. That is a worrisome combination. Half

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Financial Access Without Financial Know-How Won’t Get You Very Far

October 25, 2016

A big assumption that banks and financial literacy experts make is that under-served populations will be better off if brought into the mainstream of financial

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Can This Book Club Help Kids Learn About Money?

October 7, 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently introduced a monthly Money as You Grow book club, which targets kids ages four to 10–and their parents.

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Why These ‘Building Blocks’ Make Kids Smart About Money

October 1, 2016

How do kids learn about money? The answers have eluded the financial literacy community from the start, and without a better understanding of what works

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