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  • Getting Financially Fit in 2015 posted 12.31.14

    A new survey from the National Endowment for Financial Education finds that nearly seven in 10 (64 percent) of adults will make a financially-focused goal in 2015. Yet on a somber note, the survey also finds that one in three (31 percent) rate the current quality of their financial life as worse than they expect it to be.

  • NEFE Receives Consumer Education Award posted 10.22.14

    Consumer Action recognized the National Endowment for Financial Education's commitment to inspiring consumers by providing practical, unbiased information at their 43rd anniversary celebration.

  • NEFE Board Chair Inducted into HACU Hall of Champions posted 10.6.14

    The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) has inducted Alexander Gonzalez, Ph.D., president of California State University, Sacramento, and board chairman of the National Endowment for Financial Education into HACU’s Hall of Champions.

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  • Getting Financially Fit in 2015 posted 12.31.14

    A new survey from the National Endowment for Financial Education finds that nearly seven in 10 (64 percent) of adults will make a financially-focused goal in 2015. Yet on a somber note, the survey also finds that one in three (31 percent) rate the current quality of their financial life as worse than they expect it to be.

  • CashCourse Meets Growing Demand in California posted 10.2.14

    With the financial well-being of their students in mind, the California Community College System (CCCS) is partnering with the National Endowment for Financial Education to exclusively offer CashCourse—the free online financial education resource for college students—to the 2.1 million students throughout the 112-school system.

  • U.S. Teens Rank Average in International Financial Capability posted 7.9.14

    An international financial literacy assessment finds American teenagers struggle to demonstrate competitive financial knowledge on the world stage. Among 18 participating countries and economies, the U.S. ranks between 8th and 12th place in financial aptitude.

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  • Getting Financially Fit in 2015 posted 12.31.14

    A new survey from the National Endowment for Financial Education finds that nearly seven in 10 (64 percent) of adults will make a financially-focused goal in 2015. Yet on a somber note, the survey also finds that one in three (31 percent) rate the current quality of their financial life as worse than they expect it to be.

  • Financial Goal of Homeownership is on Decline posted 4.29.14

    A new survey by NEFE finds that half of Americans say having enough money for retirement is their top financial goal and perceived importance of homeownership appears to be waning.

  • NEFE, Jump$tart Stand Up for Financial Literacy Month 2014 posted 3.31.14

    The National Endowment for Financial Education and the Jump$tart Coalition announced that it will join with its national and state partners in April to “Stand Up for Financial Literacy,” the theme for this year’s Financial Literacy Month.

Money Matters

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  • Paul Golden

    Media Relations Director

    Direct: 303-224-3514
    Cell: 303-918-3620
    pdg@nefe.org

  • Patricia (Pat) Seaman

    Senior Director of Marketing and Communications

    Direct: 303-224-3538
    pas@nefe.org

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