Financial literacy: Many Americans lack it
Jan 08, 2018 Walt Wojciechowski
It isn't just the unbanked and underbanked whose financial literacy may be lacking; the same can be said for much of the nation's citizens - banked or otherwise.
Unbanked vs. Underbanked: Who they are and how they differ
Dec 23, 2017 Walt Wojciechowski
For the sake of clarity, here's how the unbanked and underbanked compare and contrast and the characteristics that the unbanked and underbanked frequently possess:
Do consumers have more trust in banks?
Dec 20, 2017 Walt Wojciechowski
Have Americans become any more trusting of banking institutions? New data appears to indicate as much, though there's room for improvement.
Cash still primary payment system for consumers
Dec 11, 2017 Walt Wojciechowski
Last year, more than 85 percent of U.S. consumers used cash to purchase goods and services, according to the most recent data available from Blackhawk Network.
Renters saving big by re-upping on their leases
Nov 27, 2017 Walt Wojciechowski
In a bid to shore up their spending power, more renters are re-upping on their leases - and saving big as a result.