Research suggests that the reason people may put off funding their 401(k) plans or managing credit card debt is because our perception of finance as 'cold' conflicts with our hot-blooded emotions.
A recent study suggests that divesting in fossil fuels not only allows investors to address their climate change concerns, it also reduces financial risks and increases financial returns.
Robo-advice might prove most useful to those who need it the most, making them feel more competent and in control.
Financial reforms have given us a greater role in saving for retirement. Alas we're not very good at it.