The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is currently running a study on the financial savviness of the US population. While a majority of people feel they have a good grasp of financial topics, the study shows that is not actually the case.
Below are a few of the study highlights:
If you would like to review the entire study results, it can be found here: http://www.usfinancialcapability.org/results.php?region=US
If you would like to take the 5 question financial capability test yourself, the link can be found here: http://www.usfinancialcapability.org/quiz.php
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