Currently, only 25 states require personal finance education courses in the United States. FinEd50 believes all 50 states should incorporate personal finance education into K-12 Education. Scroll down to learn more about how you can get involved and make an impact in your state!
With only 25 states requiring personal finance, millions of students are left with limited or no access to this critical information. Without state requirements, this access is also inequitable. Your advocacy can help to expand students’ access to this knowledge and a financially successful future.
Every two years, the Council for Economic Education publishes the Survey of the States, detailing the status of personal finance and economic education in each state. Learn if your state has a course requirement, standards, or testing for personal finance.