Education, Income, and Wealth (Page One Economics)

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No surprise—people with more education often earn higher incomes and are unemployed less than those with less education. Those with higher incomes also tend to accumulate more wealth. Why? Research shows that well-educated people tend to make financial decisions that help build wealth. Their strategies, though, can be used by anyone. Learn valuable tips in this issue of Page One Economics.

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Audience:   High School, College, Consumers
Language:   English
Subjects:   AP, Economics, Personal Finance, Current Events
Resource Types:   Publications, Lessons
Concepts:   Budget/Money Management, Decision-Making, Credit, Human Capital, Income, Saving

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