Can Brazil Teach the U.S. about Financial Literacy?


Can Brazil Teach the U.S. about Financial Literacy?

As the BRIC nation rises in economic prominence, its secret weapon may increasingly need to be personal finance education.

Does Financial Literacy Matter?

Does increasing your knowledge of personal finance make you a better money manager?

Can financial education help a person to make better decisions?

WELL-INFORMED, well-educated consumers can create economic ripples? according to Jeanne M. Hogarth of the US Federal Reserve Board in her paper, Financial Education and Economic Development presented at the 2006 Financial Literacy International Confere…

Washington financially literate; quick profit for vintage apartments; mortgage delinquencies rise

Washington state scores well in financial literacy; vintage Seattle apartments yield quick profit; and state’s mortgage delinquencies are rising.

What You Really Need to Know About Money

True financial literacy is about understanding the basics, not fancy investing terms. (2 hours ago)

Madison board makes changes to curriculum

MADISON TWP. Teenagers and financial smarts mix like oil and water, experts say.So to satisfy a recent requirement by the Ohio Department of Education, the Madison Local School Board Monday night approved the incorporation of financial literacy and co…

Jason Alderman: A Few Thoughts on Financial Literacy

What rational person believes that learning how to make a meaningful budget, understanding the wise use of credit, and saving aggressively for your future is a bad idea? (5 mins ago)

Roseman: Financial literacy means saying no to business interests

Canada needs a strategy to improve financial literacy, but shouldn’t invite large companies into the tent. (5 hours ago)

5 Ways Obama Can Improve Financial Literacy

How the next president should handle the growing financial literacy crisis. (26 mins ago)

Financial literacy best taught early

Educate, and educate early. That’s our stunningly simple solution to prevent the “next” global credit crisis, as we kick off the 12th year of Foolanthropy, our annual philanthropic campaign. (26 mins ago)