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How to Close the Financial Literacy Gap

How to Close the Financial Literacy Gap

According to several recent studies, there may be a significant “financial literacy gap” in the U.S. when it comes to how much men and women understand personal finances. One of these studies, for example, determined that there is now an average gender gap between men and women of 15 percent [...]

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The White House and Women’s Financial Literacy

The White House and Women’s Financial Literacy

This is the fourth in a series of articles discussing the importance of financial literacy for women. With several recent studies suggesting that there may be a significant “gender gap” between men and women when it comes to financial literacy, the White House is now taking an active role in [...]

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Finances

Is There a Gender Gap in Financial Literacy?

Is There a Gender Gap in Financial Literacy?

This is the third in a series of articles discussing the importance of financial literacy for women. Several recent studies have suggested that there may be a significant “gender gap” between men and women when it comes to financial literacy. This may even include women with college degrees. Many financial [...]

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Finances

Women and Financial Literacy: A Look At the Numbers

Women and Financial Literacy: A Look At the Numbers

This is the second in a series of articles discussing the importance of financial literacy for women. As we discussed in the first article in this series, the increasing complexity of today’s financial and investing world may make financial literacy more important now than ever before. Unfortunately, though, some recent [...]

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Finances

The Importance of Financial Literacy for Women

The Importance of Financial Literacy for Women

Today, we are beginning a new series of articles discussing the importance of financial literacy for women. Financial literacy may be more important now than ever, given the increasing complexity of today’s financial and investing world. However, some recent studies indicate that there is a relatively low level of financial [...]

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