Is high school financial literacy a priority?

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) have come up a 3 year literacy plan, part of which is to increase the financial literacy of the youth. Teachers are encouraged to formalize financial literacy as part of its syllabus and ASIC plans on increasing and improving sources on the internet for students to aid in financial decision making.

ASIC’s plan to educate the next generation is a daunting yet essential task in ensuring that the youth are empowered and that they are fully equipped with the need for financial literacy in the future.

Read more about this on the Money Management website.