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Cashless kids: Is tap-and-go technology promoting financial illiteracy?

August 17, 2017

“It’s buy now, pay later, it’s interest-free terms,” chief executive of not-for-profit Financial Basics Foundation Katrina Birch said. “The fact that credit is so readily

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Young Adults Say Financial Literacy Offers More Benefits than Other High School Subjects

August 17, 2017

Young Americans aged 18 to 24 in 49 out of 50 states across the country agree that financial literacy is the study topic that would

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Fiji Ministry of Education takes up stewardship of Financial Education Program

August 17, 2017

BORN out of a regional goal to increase financial competency in the Pacific, the Fiji Financial Education (FinEd) Project has been a global best practice

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Why everyone’s racing to help us know more about money

August 15, 2017

MANILA – With a World Bank study showing only one-fourth of Filipinos over 60 years old (the optional retirement age) have enough funds to shore

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‘Financial capability’ should be part of school curriculum says Retirement Commissioner

August 15, 2017

Financial programmes such as ‘Banquer’ are now in more than 1000 schools where students handle real budgets, accounts and financial issues. But Ms Maxwell told

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The Simple Reason Millennials Are Saving More for Retirement

August 2, 2017

With all the talk about avocado toast and mortgages this summer, it’s almost understandable that some might be under the impression that millennials don’t save

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Dodgers and unlikely teammates help local kids hit a home run

August 1, 2017

It’s not uncommon to receive life’s most important lessons from everyday heroes. For many young children, rites of passage such as learning to read, mastering

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Biz Kid$ financial education TV program returns for Season 6

August 1, 2017

After 5 years, the award-winning financial education program Biz Kid$ has launched a new season, helping to bring all episodes back in heavy rotation on

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