Wealth Inequality and Financial Education during the Trump Administration

Orem February 22, 2017

Students who will reach adulthood during the Trump administration face numerous anticipated changes to the financial landscape. President Trump recently signed an executive order to repeal the fiduciary components of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and proposed the elimination of the Consumer Protection Financial Bureau. This legislation was designed to protect consumers from the reckless lending and speculation that led to the subprime mortgage crisis of 2008.

Posted in Quick News on February, 2017