Personal finance

Bringing personal finance to the classroom for Gen Z

“When it’s mandatory, everyone has access,” said Rebecca Maxcy, director of the Financial Education Initiative at the University of Chicago. Update March 18, 2022, 9:32 p.m. ET While progress between the states is encouraging, there’s still more to be done, said Nan J. Morrison, president and CEO of the Council for Economic Education. Currently, only […]

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Personal finance should be mandatory in high school

When I think of the many goals of education, I include the confidence that comes when a student knows they can apply their knowledge to any situation and the value that comes from hard work. I am a big believer in knowing and doing. This concerns many areas,but few skills are more important than the […]

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Guest Opinion: Personal finance should be required in high school | Opinion

When I think of the many goals of education, I include the confidence that comes when a student knows they can apply their knowledge to any situation and the value that comes from hard work. I am a big believer in knowing and doing. This applies to many areas, but few skills are more important […]

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The Most Profitable Listicle in Personal Finance History! | by Joseph Seifert | March 2022

Every good list Homework come up with an epic starting point. That is undoubtedly the case here today, so allow me to introduce what I believe should be the first investment on everyone’s financial wish list. IRA Roth If you guessed it, let me know in the comments. The Roth IRA was indeed my first […]

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Here’s how to calculate the math of personal finance; your score might shock you

This week we are going to do some calculations. Personal Finance is all about planning and deploying your cash flow to achieve financial goals while managing risk. Personal Finance covers your income, expenses, assets and liabilities. It seeks to answer money questions such as how much liquidity is right for you? How much should you […]

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Top 3 personal finance instruments to watch in 2022

Here are the top three personal finance tools you should know about. Innovation in personal finance is making our lives easier and giving us better choices when it comes to investing, spending and saving. Personal finances change rapidly over time. Over the past few years, we have witnessed the growth of UPI, e-wallets, sovereign gold […]

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Poll: 67% say personal finance should be required in high school | Credit card

A mid-February survey by US News & World Report found that more than two-thirds of respondents believe a personal finance course should be required to graduate from high school. On top of that number, another 26% say it should at least be offered as a high school option. According to Next Generation Personal Finance21 states […]

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How can you benefit from the lowest interest rates on personal loans?

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we think our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on links to our affiliate partners’ products. Personal loans are a convenient way to borrow small or large amounts of money. They can be used to cover […]

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Nigerian entrepreneur ‘changing lives’ with personal finance app for racialized communities

CBC highlights stories of Black Canadian immigrants to share the joys and obstacles on their path to Black excellence. From their first steps in Canada to the moments that marked their lives. These are their trips here. When Nigerian-born Akeem Adebisi moved to Winnipeg with his family in 2015, he noticed the local racialized community […]

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Proposed law would make personal finance a requirement for graduation

Jajuan Hoskins, a senior at Rhinelander High School, didn’t hesitate when asked by state lawmakers to rank the importance of his personal finance course. “I would definitely rank this number one,” he said. “Finances are an important part of adulthood.” His two classmates, who were also testifying before the National Assembly’s education committee, quickly agreed. […]

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Franklin Templeton Partners with iGrad on New Personalized Financial Wellness Platform

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your one week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Franklin Templeton has partnered with San Diego-based financial education company iGrad to develop MyFi Guide™, a digital financial wellness platform designed for financial professionals share it with sponsors and participants of […]