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States with the best (and worst) financial literacy

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Is your state financially literate?

With National Financial Literacy Month approaching, released its 2016 report on how the 50 states are doing. The financial information website looked at financial education programs as well as consumer habits in creating the list. States were ranked by their overall financial literacy, financial knowledge and education, and consumer planning and daily habits such as saving money for a rainy day fund.

Here are WalletHub's states that are the most — and least — financially literate.

—By Josh Weiss, special to
Posted March 30, 2016

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