ERIC Number: EJ602830
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Towards Developing Financial Literacy Programmes for Adults.
Bond, Meg; Boucher, Adrian
Journal of Access and Credit Studies, v2 n1 p19-32 Spr 2000
In the context of increased labor market flexibility and "portfolio work," adults need knowledge of financial services and their interrelationships with insurance, taxation, and welfare systems. One approach uses the radical tradition of adult education to help people develop critical awareness and control of their financial decision making. (SK)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Consumer Education, Financial Services, Foreign Countries, Money Management, Numeracy
National Open College Network, University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby DE22 1GB, England, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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