The U.S. placed second in a financial literacy quiz given to 15-year olds in 18 countries around the world. Dan Iannicola, The Financial Literacy Group President and CEO, says the U.S. needs adequately trained teachers, in addition to bringing financial literacy in the classroom.» Read More
Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants the next debate in Congress on student loans to focus on refinancing-and she wants the wealthy to pay for it.
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