Where U.S. Teens Rank Globally in Financially Literacy

May 25, 2017

15-year-olds in the U.S. are no smarter about personal money management today than they were three years ago, an eagerly awaited international assessment shows. One

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Financial Education More (not Less) Valuable Amid Student Loan Upheaval

May 24, 2017

This is what critics mean when they argue that the financial world moves too fast for financial education in the classroom to be effective: President

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The Sad Truth About Careers, Loans, Financial Literacy and Recessions

May 16, 2017

A decade after the housing bust we are staring at a similar bubble in student loans. When this new debt bubble bursts the fallout, again,

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New Grads: You Will Find a Job You Love, Maybe Just Not Right Away

May 15, 2017

It may be crazy to pick a fight with Warren Buffett. He’s not just a business and investing genius. He’s also a stalwart supporter of

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How Florida is Moving the Ball on Financial Literacy

May 9, 2017

A pair of bills in the Florida House and Senate that would make financial literacy classes a requirement for high school students are working their

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Missing Half: How to Teach Money Management in a Modern Family

April 28, 2017

Part of financial literacy is knowing how money works, which is common instruction in schools that offer a personal finance class. But to be truly

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Uganda’s Small-Country Blueprint for Raising Financial Literacy

April 21, 2017

The Bank of Uganda began taking financial literacy seriously four years ago—seizing on a 2011 study documenting individuals’ poor access to financial products. Today, the

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Here’s How You Can Keep Financial Literacy Simple

April 18, 2017

In her farewell column in April, Diane Harris, editor of Money Magazine and a long-time colleague and friend, concluded with a thought that I have

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