What is Financial Literacy?

  • The ability to effectively evaluate and manage one’s finances in order to make prudent decisions toward reaching life’s goals
  • The understanding of
    • Money
    • Cash flow
    • Basic economic/financial concepts
    • Debt/risk management
  • 2 out of 3 households will probably fail to realize life goals
  • Financial illiteracy is passed to the next generation
    • Only 23% of kids surveyed indicated that they talk to their parents frequently about money, and 35% stated that their parents are uncomfortable talking to them about money

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