Monday, August 29, 2016
The financial pressures of becoming re-employed after losing a job can be substantial. The amount of credit these workers have can affect their job outcomes.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
The serious delinquency rates for both auto and student loans rose throughout the Great Recession. Only the rate for auto loans, however, peaked and started to fall.
Monday, May 09, 2016
Nationally, total real per capita consumer debt rose around 50 percent from 2003 through the third quarter of 2008. The Eighth District saw a much milder increase.
Thursday, September 17, 2015
In this video, researchers explore how a family’s race or ethnicity is related to its financial choices and the financial outcomes it experiences.
Monday, June 15, 2015
More education is often linked to higher earnings and wealth. Recent research examines the income and wealth gaps between educational attainment groups since 1989.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Teaching financial literacy doesn’t have to be expensive. Our economic education program, Econ Lowdown, offers a range of free resources, and the usage of these resources has grown considerably.
Thursday, April 09, 2015
Asian families long ago surpassed white families in median income, but Asian median wealth still lagged that of white median wealth. If current trends continue, that won’t be the case for long.