Ever heard of “financial illiteracy”?
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Lesson 2 – When Crises Collide: 3 Ugly Financial Literacy Truths the Pandemic Has Exposed
A crisis will always expose truth.
The coronavirus pandemic has shown us all just how fragile our normal lives can be. But it’s also revealed the ugly reality of another crisis that’s been ravaging the world for years—the economic crisis of financial illiteracy.
The combined consequences of these two plagues will be with us for generations. Here are three truths that Covid-19 and the economic shutdown have revealed about the state of our financial education….