Financial literacy is lacking for many Americans, in part because it doesn’t seem relevant until too late, and then it seems needlessly complex. We need to make it easier to learn about investing and saving for Americans of every age and stage. Financially literate Americans are harder for companies to take advantage of and will pass good financial principles down to their children. This is good practice.
Problems to be Solved
- Most Americans have no idea how to save for their future, despite desperately wanting to
As President, I will…
- Direct the IRS to invest in online courses and AI-based advisors to help people understand their options for personal finance
- Allow all Americans to deduct the cost of a personal finance course at a community college from their taxes
- Create a division of the IRS to assist individuals who are looking for personal finance advice to contact them for that advice