financial illiteracy

Financial Education in the U.S. Gets an “F”

Financial Education in the U.S. Gets an “F”

Would you prefer to listen to a podcast on this topic?  Financial Beeswax’s Episode 12 discusses why financial education is failing to teach personal finance.  

We have all seen the personal finance materials available on the market.  The options to learn are vast with group studies, books, podcasts, etc.  If that’s not enough, there are consumer credit counseling facilities and personal finance gurus who teach classes and meet with people one-on-one.  All of that and more still isn’t working.  My husband always says, “If you identify a problem, make sure you create a solution.”