Here's a shocker! According to Pamela Yellen, CEO of Bank on Yourself, whom Michel Martin interviewed recently on NPR's Tell Me More, 41% of adults give themselves a C grade or lower in their knowledge of personal finance. To help New Yorkers ace this subject NYPL runs Financial Literacy Central (FLC) at its business library, SIBL.
The FLC offers periodicals and databases; books (in print as well as electronic and audio format)—including Yellen's best seller—classes; and one-on-one financial coaching. The Financial Planning Association of New York is a key FLC partner, providing certified financial planners who give presentations and private advisory Read More ›