Description: Ensuring that girls and women, in particular, understand the basics of personal finance and economics — not just to be ready for rainy days but also to plan for a successful financial life — is critical for at least two key reasons: American women often live longer than men and more frequently manage their household’s finances.
Source: CNBC.com – video report
Date: Mar 11, 2019
Questions for discussion:
- What are the arguments presented for increasing financial literacy, particularly for women?
- Do you think this is a social issue?
- What are the related issues for individuals, families, and society as a whole?