Why Your Gamer in the Basement Might Get a Great Job

June 22, 2017

Teens in the basement playing video games on a sunny summer day can drive a parent nuts. Yet games are not a bad thing, and

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Financial Literacy Combats Rise of Fake News in the Money World

June 21, 2017

We live in an age of fake news that leaves many unsure of what they see and hear in the media, on websites, and even

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The Rise of ‘Ether’ Signals Change for Financial Education

June 20, 2017

If you don’t believe technology is changing everything about personal finance consider the meteoric rise of Ether, a virtual currency that is about to surpass

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Gut Consumer Bureau? Financial Literacy May Get Caught in Crossfire

June 14, 2017

The financial literacy movement is too big to collapse. But a new Treasury Department report that takes aim at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could

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Dissecting Chinese Students’ Superior Financial Literacy Understanding

June 13, 2017

The four parts of China included in the recent PISA report on teen financial literacy came up aces, again, in this important area of knowledge.

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How’s This for Teen Financial Education? Get a Job

June 12, 2017

Are we coddling our kids too much? You could draw that conclusion from a little-noted finding in the 2015 study on student financial literacy from

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How Young Adults Can Become ‘Credit Visible’

June 9, 2017

In Karl Taro Greenfeld’s novel, The Subprimes, you are your credit score. A low score is a Scarlett letter of sorts that renders one virtually

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This Tiny Nation Sees Financial Literacy as the Way Out of Poverty

June 8, 2017

Economic development in Sierra Leone has come a long way the past 15 years. Yet this tiny West African nation remains one of the poorest

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