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What is the Return on Investment of a Financial Education? Modest Money2 Comments


Countless studies show that Americans are not financially literate. For the most part. It’s easy to harp on this topic, ranting doom and gloom despair. But it’s time to look the reality of this situation in the face and make a change. Financial illiteracy makes individuals much more vulnerable to exploitation and poverty, weighs down the world economy, and leads to misery and discontent. This isn’t about all about money. It’s about people, possibilities, and the future.

The problem is, most people aren’t going to learn this stuff from their parents. They also won’t take a class on finance in the average public school, with a calcified common core standard choking out practical lifestyle learning. Nope, people who want to get smart about money have to do it themselves. And most of them can’t afford a 5 to 6 figure finance education. They’ve got to do it themselves. Becoming a finance auto-didact is easier said than done, but it’s not as hard as all that. There are some basic ways to learn the ropes and turn your life around. Here’s how.

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By : Adam | 30 Mar 2015
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Top 10 Tips on How to Explore Rome on a Budget

By : Adam | 25 Mar 2015

If you’re not careful, it’s easy to spend a small fortune while on vacation in Rome. However, there are ways to save cash when exploring Italy’s capital. If you want to keep your spending in check, take a look at these 10 money-saving tips. 1) …

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The Importance of Saving Your Money Starting at a Young Age

By : Adam | 18 Mar 2015

As a young and naïve individual it can be difficult to understand the reason for saving your money. Most of your friends and colleagues are most likely out spending lavishly on things like new clothes and fun toys. However, rather than spending all of your …

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Affordable Care Act and Your Tax Refund

By : Adam | 17 Mar 2015

As the old saying goes, “The only guarantee in life is death and taxes.” While it may only be October, it is never too early to worry about your taxes. Customers counting on their tax refund to catch up on bills, bolster their bank account, …

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How to Protect Your Credit Score As If Your Life Depended On It

By : Adam | 16 Mar 2015

First of all, the title of this post is not hyperbolic. Your life does depend on it. In the U.S., it is all but impossible to live over the level of poverty without having some form of credit extended to you. Feel free to waste …

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Online Trends To Transport Money All Around The World

By : Adam | 11 Mar 2015

Demand for money transfer – which includes trading and non-investment flow such as remittance money transfer has increased steadily as distribution networks and supply chains have become internationalized. Today it is all about maintaining international relationships that has become the prominent part of business world. …

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For-Profit Fundraising Tips and Ideas

By : Adam | 10 Mar 2015

When you hear about fundraising, you usually hear stories about the nonprofit fundraisers. In these stories, nonprofit companies hold a fundraising event in order to make money for something other than the company itself. These fundraisers are often filled with events, awareness ribbons, and other …

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