We strive to empower educated financial decision making for all.
Our dedicated team helps make a difference for others.
Trusted organizations work with NEFE to reach the underserved.
We value your questions and comments about NEFE’s public services.
NEFE has several resources to meet your various needs.
Find practical resources and materials designed with educators in mind.
In the spirit of cooperation, we can accomplish great things.
NEFE identifies and promotes in-depth exploration of financial issues.
NEFE helps consumers with financial well-being in practical ways.
Read about NEFE’s current and past research endeavors.
NEFE funds original exploratory research on personal finance.
Tap into a variety of research-based resources to help you help others.
Read up on NEFE’s latest news and timely stories.
With partners and independently, NEFE reaches many specific audiences.
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.
The majority of young adults are struggling to achieve financial security in their transition from college to adulthood, according to the latest report from a longitudinal study co-sponsored by NEFE. Arizona Pathways to Life Success for University Students (APLUS), an investigation at the University of Arizona that follows young adults from their college years to the workforce, is discovering how this time of passage affects financial attitudes, behaviors and overall well-being.
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.
March Madness is in full swing as millions of Americans scramble to prioritize their tournament brackets. With the Financial Four, people also have a way to prioritize their financial goals.
According to a new survey by the National Endowment for Financial Education and Harris Poll, financial infidelity can be just as significant among couples as emotional/sexual infidelity. One in three people who combine finances with their spouse or partner admit to committing a financial deception.
Consumers are feeling more confident about their ability to manage holiday expenses this year, but everyone can benefit from a spending reality check. This survey finds that 39 percent of Americans are much/somewhat more concerned about being able to afford holiday expenses this year compared to their level of confidence five years ago.
As part of the two organizations’ ongoing efforts to encourage radio, television and online news outlets to report on personal finance issues, three winners have been recognized for their outstanding work.
A survey by the National Endowment for Financial Education finds that many adults say there are major barriers preventing their families from openly communicating about who will make financial decisions on behalf of an aging family member if they become unable to.
With the tax deadline approaching, many late filers who procrastinate are concerned about more than just owing money. A new NEFE survey finds not having all of the appropriate paperwork and preparing a return incorrectly add worry to the process of filing tax returns.
March Madness finds millions of Americans prioritizing their NCAA brackets. With the Financial Four people also have a way to prioritize their financial goals.