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The U.S. Department of Treasury commissioned the Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) and the Center for Financial Security at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (CFS) to conduct a first-of-its kind examination of the combination of classroom financial education and in-school savings
Audience: Individual Researcher Teacher
Tags: Financial Education; FLEC; PACFCYA; CFED
Date: 12/9/2014
This brief shares lessons learned about integrating financial capability services into existing programs at four organizations serving rural communities. Financial capability is the capacity—based on knowledge, skills, and access—to manage financial resources effectively. This brief is organized More information...
Audience: Researcher Teacher
Type of Resource: Brief
Tags: financial capability, rural, integration
Date: 5/31/2017
This brief shares lessons learned from three local intermediary organizations that have supported nonprofits in their efforts to integrate financial capability services into existing program. Financial capability is the capacity—based on knowledge, skills, and access—to manage financial resources More information...
Audience: Researcher Teacher
Type of Resource: Brief
Tags: intermediary, organizations, integration, financial capability
Date: 5/31/2017
Assessing Head Start & Early Head Start Families’ Financial Capability: t his brief outlines strategies and tools Head Start/Early Head Start (HS/EHS) can use to gain a deeper understanding of how HS/EHS families are managing their finances to decide which services might help them build financial More information...
Audience: Researcher Teacher Youth
Type of Resource: Brief
Tags: head start, financial capability, financial coaching
Date: 5/31/2017
This advisory highlights the range of financial literacy activities in which banks have participated that have been effective in enhancing consumer financial skills and extending the reach of banks’ products and services to underserved or unbanked markets. More information...
Audience: Researcher Teacher
Type of Resource: Guidance
Tags: CRA, Guidance, Financial Institutions, Banks, financial education, financial literacy
Date: 4/20/2017
Financial capability incorporates financial literacy with the ability to understand money and its management so people may make informed financial decisions. Financial literacy provides the knowledge that is often is the first step in understanding personal finance. Financially capable people use More information...
Audience: Individual Teacher Researcher
Type of Resource: Fact Sheet
Tags: financial capability, CRA, community
Date: 4/20/2017
IDA programs present opportunities for financial institutions to expand into underserved and emerging markets. This fact sheet discusses Individual Development Accounts (IDAs), the role they play in helping low-and-moderate income people build wealth and how financial institutions can support this More information...
Audience: Individual Teacher Researcher
Type of Resource: Fact Sheet
Tags: IDA, CRA
Date: 4/20/2017
Minority groups, particularly Hispanics and Blacks, are less likely to use formal financial advice compared to their White counterparts and have lower levels of financial literacy on average. This gap in literacy may have important implications for savings, investing, and retirement planning. To More information...
Audience: Researcher Teacher
Type of Resource: Article
Tags: financial education, minority populations, formal financial advice, savings, investing, financial literacy
Date: 4/12/2017
For counselors and mentors working with postsecondary students, Federal Student Aid's financial literacy team developed a financial literacy guidance document designed to help those who assist students in developing the skills necessary to make informed financial decisions, in particular with More information...
Audience: Individual Teacher Youth
Tags: Budgeting, Student Loan Repayment, Public Service Loan Forgiveness, Counseling, Mentoring, Paying for College, FAFSA
Date: 4/12/2017
This report describes the results of a CFPB-commissioned a study to rigorously evaluate the impact of financial coaching. The study found that access to financial coaching resulted in measurable gains in three areas: money management; objective financial health metrics like savings, debt levels, More information...
Audience: Researcher Teacher
Type of Resource: Report
Tags: Financial education, Financial coaching
Date: 4/12/2017