Student loans, home equity loss pound household wealth
The median wealth of families with heads in 'Generation X' took an especially big hit.
Why schools should teach our youth retirement planning
The U.S. retirement savings deficit is between $6.8 and $14 trillion. Thanks, educational system.
More young adults now live with parents than partners
It’s the first time that this has happened in the U.S. in more than 130 years.
5 signs of financial stress [infographic]
With 82 percent of working Americans reporting that they currently feel financial stress, this topic may dominate your client conversations.
Parents tell kids to borrow more for college
Teens must take out bigger loans, a new survey shows, worsening the student debt crisis.
Young adults choose "money management" as most beneficial course
Those 18 to 24 say they want money management courses early on to help better understand their personal finances.
Getting '100% of women' to make a financial plan: BNY Mellon
The firm aims to help advisors speak intelligently with female prospects and encourage all women to get a financial plan.
Top 10 smartest states for financial literacy: 2016
WalletHub, a financial decision-making site, finds out where money matters are best understood.
How to increase financial literacy? Start young, train teachers
Only 31% of teachers feel "completely comfortable" teaching financial education, according to a new PwC report.
How to pay school loans and save for retirement at the same time
Here are a few things that you can discuss with your prospects or clients on how to balance paying down debt and saving for retirement.