This Dud CFPB Nominee (and Your Objection) May Boost Financial Education

June 20, 2018

Few people outside Washington have heard of Kathy Kraninger. Now she is in line to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and in that capacity

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Teach the Children: The Millionaire Next Door Could Be You

May 9, 2018

The millionaire next door has become something of cliché in recent years, largely because that level of net worth no longer raises eyebrows and, honestly,

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Why My Dumb Hat is a Great Money Lesson

April 25, 2018

Talking about money has always been difficult. Seven in 10 adults consider it rude to bring up the topic, Ally Bank found. Nearly half of

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These States Are Doing The Most To Promote Financial Literacy

April 18, 2018

The publishing world has known for eons that readers love a good list. So, we have the world’s wealthiest list from Forbes, the best places

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3 Ways to Boost a Young Person’s Financial Understanding

April 11, 2018

As educators and policymakers consider how best to provide students with meaningful instruction in personal finance, one emerging model is to start with basic financial

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Key Financial Literacy Resources for Teachers and Parents

April 4, 2018

With financial literacy month in full swing again in the U.S., look for a flurry of coverage from mainstream media. That’s a good thing. Financial

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This Rapper Cleaned Up His Rhymes To Teach Kids About Bank Accounts

March 21, 2018

Financial literacy is an increasingly popular cause among young celebrities. That doesn’t mean it gets the attention it deserves. But the arrow is pointing the

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Progress with Financial Literacy in the States, or Roadkill?

March 14, 2018

Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt says it is important to stop treating financial literacy as a privilege and start treating it as an essential skill.

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