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Most Grad Students Lack Financial Literacy, and It Worries Them Deeply

Tina Hay, CEO of the personal finance website Napkin Finance, says that young millennials in college and graduate school today watched their parents suffer through the Great Recession in 2008, where many lost their jobs, investments and 401Ks. Hay’s website develops “back of the napkin” infographics that explain complex, multi-layered financial issues to younger Americans. Saddled with high student debt totals, Hay says most graduate students are not planning for the future so much as tending to more immediate financial needs. read more