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Building a Financially Capable America Through Education and Research

 

The People We Help

The FINRA Foundation helps Americans build financial stability, invest for life goals and guard against fraud.

The Knowledge We Gain & Share

Research allows us to understand and improve money decisions. The FINRA Foundation connects those who create new knowledge with those who use it.

The Networks We Strengthen

Where do we turn before making important money decisions? The FINRA Foundation empowers its partners to reach people where they live, work and learn.

 

 

Does Overconfidence Increase Financial Risk Taking in Older Age?

Using data from the Rush Memory and Aging Project, this research provides new and updated evidence that overconfidence in financial knowledge may lead to excessive financial risk taking in older age.
Issue Brief: Does Overconfidence Increase Financial Risk Taking in Older Age?

 

Investors in the United States 2019

This report explores topics such as relationships with investment brokers and advisors, understanding and perceptions of fees charged for investment services, usage of investment information sources, attitudes towards investing in general, and investor literacy knowledge.
Investors in the United States 2019