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High schoolers can now earn a $1,000 scholarship for completing a free financial literacy course

April 27, 2017

It always pays to be financially informed, but with the help of Raise.me it’s about to get even more valuable. Raise.me wants to expand high school students’

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Encourage financial literacy by speaking to clients’ emotional priorities

April 27, 2017

Despite its crucial importance, financial literacy continues to be an intimidating topic — not just for savers across the age spectrum, but for professionals who

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SHIFTING FROM FINANCIAL EDUCATION TO FINANCIAL CAPABILITY

April 25, 2017

Wells Fargo’s Hands on Banking® program has a new website, improved features, expanded resources, and a shift in focus from financial education to financial capability.

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Why Financial Education Works

April 25, 2017

My two cents. This is where I jump in. From my perch as editor of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine, which has been in the financial

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Raise your financial literacy and become a banking guru

April 24, 2017

April’s not just about taxes. This is Financial Literacy Month, a great time to step on the path toward financial enlightenment. Here are four moves

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study shows students want better financial information sooner

April 24, 2017

A new survey of high school and college students finds expectations about paying for college and borrowing are often out of step with reality. The

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Is It Racist to Teach Students Financial Literacy

April 20, 2017

Colleges are stepping in and offering financial-literacy courses, sometimes at the behest of politicians and or even the Department of Education. But these courses are

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New Charity Makes Financial Education Accessible to Everyone

April 20, 2017

Most Americans don’t have $400 for an emergency. Sixty five percent of American adults don’t have a budget. Forty six percent have less than $10,000 saved

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