Content tagged "financial security: consumer education research"

What are Student Loan Borrowers Thinking? Insights from Focus Groups on College Selection and Student Loan Decision Making

Personal Finance Updated: March 03, 2017

Johnson, C. L., O’Neill, B., Worthy, S., Lown, J. M., Bowen, C. F. (2016). What are student loan borrowers thinking? Insights from focus groups on college...

Banking Experience and Individual Development Accounts

Personal Finance Updated: February 07, 2017

Grinstein-Weiss, M., Yeo, Y. H., Despard, M. R., Casalotti, A. M., and Zhan, M. (2010). Does prior banking experience matter? Differences of the banked and...

Impact of Health on Financial Security of Older Americans

Personal Finance Updated: February 07, 2017

Kim, H. & Lyons, A. C. (2008). No Pain, No Strain: Impact of Health on the Financial Security of Older Americans. The Journal of Consumer Affairs; Spring...

Encouraging Savings by Low-Income Individuals

Personal Finance Updated: February 07, 2017

 Fry, T., Mihajilo, S., Russell, R. & Brooks, R. (2008). The factors influencing saving in a matched savings program: goals, knowledge of payment instruments...

Behavior Change Among Savings Program Participants

Personal Finance Updated: February 07, 2017

Loibl, C., Grinstein-Weiss, M., Zhan, M. & Red Bird, B. (2010). More than a penny saved: Long-term changes in behavior among savings program participants....

Measuring Financial Risk Tolerance

Personal Finance Updated: February 07, 2017

Gilliam, J. Chatterjee, S. & Grable, J. (2010). Measuring the perception of financial risk tolerance: A tale of two measures. Journal of Financial Counseling...

Effects of Information on Consumers' Perceptions of Mutual Funds

Personal Finance Updated: February 07, 2017

 Kozup, John C., Elizabeth Howlett and Michael Pagano (2008), The Effects of Summary Information on Consumer Perceptions of Mutual Fund Characteristics,...

Mortgage Professionals' Perspectives on Abusive and Predatory Lending

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Delgadillo, L. Erickson, L.V. & Piercy K.W. (2008). Disentangling the differences between abusive and predatory lending: Professionals’ perspectives. The...

Identifying Weaknesses in Practitioners’ Housing Affordability Indices

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Jewkes, M. D. & Delgadillo, L. M. (2010). Weaknesses of housing affordability indices used by practitioners. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning...

Consumer Empowerment and Welfare with Respect to Mortgage Servicers

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Bone, P. F. (2008). Toward a general model of consumer empowerment and welfare in financial markets with an application to mortgage servicers. The Journal...

Consumer Preferences for Car Loan Features

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Wonder, N., Wilhelm, W., & Fewings, D. (2008). The financial rationality of consumer loan choices: revealed preferences concerning interest rates, down...

Women in Business-owning Families

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Philbrick, C. & Fitzgerald, M. (2007). Women in business-owning families: A comparison of roles, responsibilities and predictions of family functionality....

Wealth and the Acquisition of Financial Literacy

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Monticone, C. (2010). How much does wealth matter in the acquisition of financial literacy? The Journal of Consumer Affairs, 44 (2), 403-422.Brief...

Teachers’ Preparation for Teaching Personal Finance

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Way, W. L. & Holden, K.C. (2009). Teachers’ background and capacity to teach personal finance: Results of a national study. Journal of Financial Counseling...

Impact of Personal Finance Education

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Peng, T.-C., Bartholomae, S., Fox, J. & Cravener, G. (2007). The impact of personal finance education delivered in high school and college courses. Journal...

High School Economic Education and Access to Financial Services

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Grimes, P.W., Rogers, K.E., & Smith, R.C. (2010) High School Economic Education and Access to Financial Services, Journal of Consumer Affairs, 44(2),...

Teacher Training in Personal Finance and Student’s Test Scores

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Swinton, J., De Berry, T, Scafidi, B., & Woodard, H. (2007). The Impact of Financial Education Workshops for Teachers on Students’ Economic Achievement, The...

Parental Influence and Teens’ Attitude toward Online Privacy Protection

Personal Finance Updated: February 06, 2017

 Youn, S. (2008, Fall). Parental Influence and Teens’ Attitude toward Online Privacy Protection. Journal of Consumer Affairs, 42(3), 362-388.Brief...

Forbearance Plans for Credit Card Accounts

Personal Finance Updated: January 28, 2017

Agarwal, S., Chomsisengphet, S. & Mielnicki, L. (2008). Do forbearance plans help mitigate credit card losses? Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 29(2),...

Credit Card Ownership by High School Seniors

Personal Finance Updated: January 27, 2017

Scott, R. H., Jr. (2010). Credit Card Ownership Among American High School Seniors: 1997-2008. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 31, 151-160.Brief...

Consumers' Accuracy in Estimating their Credit Ratings

Personal Finance Updated: January 21, 2017

Perry, V. G. (2008), Is Ignorance Bliss? Consumer Accuracy in Judgments about Credit Ratings, The Journal of Consumer Affairs, 42(2), Summer, 189-205.Brief...

Impact of Financial Literacy Education

Personal Finance Updated: January 06, 2012

Mandell, L. & Klein, L.S. (2009). The impact of financial literacy education on subsequent financial behavior. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning...

Financial Planning Personality Type

Personal Finance Updated: January 06, 2012

Lown, J. M. (2007). Measuring Financial Planning Personality Type Based on the Stages of Change. Journal of Consumer Education, 24,28-39.Brief description:...

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