In the News

Title

April is Financial Literacy Month!

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-8-2015

Abstract

I've made no secret of the fact that part ofTradeKing’s mission is helping independent investors educate themselves to makesmarter trading and investing decisions. And most Americans sorely need that support.As I blogged Opens a New Window. not too long ago, onestudy by the American College of Financial Services found that 80% of Americansnearing retirement didn’t have a good grasp of even basic financial concepts –and this survey focused on near-retirees with substantial assets to invest.