Research Based on Data from the National Financial Capability Study
The FINRA Foundation and many other stakeholders have used data from the National Financial Capability Study for a variety of purposes. More information on this research can be found here.
Publications FINRA Foundation
Funded Research Journal
Here we highlight new research that uses data from the National Financial Capability Study. We rotate these every several month, so check back often. Or send us some suggested research to feature.
Debt Close to Retirement and Its Implications for Retirement Well-being | View Research
The Effects of Financial Education on Short‐Term and Long‐Term Financial Behaviors | View Research
Does State-Mandated Financial Education Affect High-Cost Borrowing? | View Research
Join us as we discuss the financial capability of Americans.
- Part I: Does a Rising Tide Lift All Boats?
- Part II: Tracking Shifting Currents of Financial Well-Being
In coordination with the release of the National Financial Capability Study (NFCS), the FINRA Investor Education Foundation asked Americans how they are faring with their finances. Hear what they had to say. The NCFS is part of a large-scale, multi-year project that provides an in-depth, comprehensive understanding of financial capability and behaviors in the United States. Watch the video.