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Financial decisions can be a real maze. Andrii Vodolazhskyi/Shutterstock.com

Why we hate making financial decisions – and what to do about it

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.
Financial illiteracy contributed to the last financial crisis. Shutterstock

Financial literacy is a public policy problem

It's not just individuals who pay for low financial literacy. It also increases financial risks and holds back the economy.

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