Post Profile

Using Technology To Make Financial Education More Effective For Minorities

Since the financial literacy movement began to gain popularity some 20 years ago, many goodhearted people have believed that the consequences of bad financial decision-making could be reduced or even eliminated through financial education. This may well be the case, but to date, no one has come up with a scalable financial education program that has been shown to make adults better able to handle their finances.
read more


Related Posts

7 Financial Moves to Make in Your 20s

Business & Finance / Personal Finance : Money Ning

We know that public education today is short on the subject of financial literacy, so unless parents are teaching kids about finances, many youngsters are finding out about good financial decisions the hard way — through making mist...

The Barclays LIBOR Scandal Is a Clear Case for Greater Consumer Protection

Business & Finance / Personal Finance : Time: Business

When it comes to managing personal financial affairs, there is only so much an individual can know. For years, the financial literacy movement missed that. Greater financial education was seen as the answer to our debt and other mon...

Wealth Matters: How to Make Financial Management Both Spouses’ Job

Business & Finance / Personal Finance : Bucks

Many couples share financial information sparingly, but death, disability or divorce could make such a decision catastrophic.

A Step Backwards in Spreading Financial Literacy

Business & Finance / Personal Finance : Time: Business

Even as the financial literacy movement gains steam oversees, it may be losing momentum in the U.S. In its most recent Survey of the States report, the Council for Economic Education found that since 2009, three fewer states require...

Stop Trying to Make Financial Literacy Happen

Business & Finance : Slate: Business Insider

The idea behind the financial literacy movement sounds like common sense. The financial world is complicated? People don’t do the right things? Then educate them! Teach kids about budgets and living within their means, offer emplo...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC