How Digital Wallets Will Bring 1.3 Billion People into the Financial Mainstream

January 17, 2018

Digital wallets hold great promise for societies trying to bring underserved populations into the financial mainstream. Nowhere is the potential greater than in India, home

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The Price Of Financial Illiteracy? Now We Have A Number

January 9, 2018

How much does financial ineptitude cost households? Last year, the average family missed out on $1,171, according to the National Financial Educators Council. This is

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Star Wars Personality Check: Do You Treat Money Like Yoda–Or C-3PO?

January 9, 2018

Among all Star Wars characters, parents identify most closely with Yoda when it comes to passing on financial knowledge to their children, a new report

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Should You Pay Allowance In Bitcoin?

January 9, 2018

At Right About Money, we are big believers in paying young people allowance as a means for teaching them to handle money responsibly as they

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Memo to the Boss: Forget My Raise, Give Me Better Benefits

December 20, 2017

Would you rather have a more generous benefits package at work or a large enough pay raise to purchase an equal-value benefits package on the

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The Five Keys To Effective Financial Literacy Instruction

December 13, 2017

What are the primary elements of a successful student financial literacy course? According the Center for Financial Literacy at Champlain College, there are five: Topics

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These States are Boosting Financial Education Below the Radar

December 13, 2017

Financial education will always be a difficult subject for educators. States are in charge of their public-school curriculums, and in many states it is left

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Amid Crippling Inaction at State Level, Signs that Financial Education May Bubble Up

December 13, 2017

The vast majority of states fail to deliver anything close to reasonable personal finance instruction in grades K-12, a new report finds. But in an

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