Thursday, April 18, 2013

Having It All: Girls and Financial Literacy

At the beginning of the week, the Girl Scout Research Institute introduced its latest study on girls and financial literacy which reveals that girls feel optimistic about their financial futures, but they are less than fully knowledgeable about essential financial principles and instruments, from using credit cards to establishing good credit. Just 12 percent of the girls surveyed say they feel confident in making financial decisions.

For more of the study's findings, click here and check out the infographic below: