Financial Gender Gap Shrinks

Passman, Aaron
August 2011
Credit Union Journal;8/1/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 29, p3
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the 2011 special report entitled "Gender Gap in Financial Literacy" released by Financial Finesse Inc., a financial education firm in California. It says that the report reveals that gender gap is decreasing relative to financial literacy. According to financial planner Diane Winland, credit union can help in narrowing gender gap by examining their websites and making financial education sessions.


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