Nope, no inheritance to speak of here. Tori Dunlap says she did get parental help paying for college, but was also working 3 jobs and had scholarships, enabling her to graduate debt-free. Now she runs Her First $100K, a financial feminist group promoting financial literacy for young women.
A Children's Book Author Wants to Close the Financial Literacy Gap for Kids in Underserved Communities
Children’s book author A.D. Williams thinks financial equity is the great equalizer. His new book, “Mansa’s Little Reminders” is his effort to help improve financial literacy for kids — and especially Black and brown kids in underserved communities. He joined LX News to talk about his book and why schools need to get involved with this mission.
A rally for GameStop stock started by members of Reddit thread WallStreetBets revealed something about the financial literacy of young America. Many experienced investors made thousands from the random volatility, but many inexperienced investors followed the hype and lost big.