Financial literacy at MSA means equipping and empowering individuals and couples to take charge of their financial future. Every person and household is unique. There is no one-size-fits-all prescription for financial literacy. It entails:
How do you start or restart your financial literacy journey?
Like any journey, you need to know where to start. One way to begin is by assessing yourself across these five components of financial well-being:
#1: Education – ask yourself the following questions:
#2: Behavior Awareness – consider the following:
#3: Having the Motivation and Inspiration to Hold Immediate Gratification at Bay for the Sake of Longer-Term Goals or Aspirations:
#4: Adapting to Life:
#5: Creating a Financial Plan to Achieve Goals:
Take Action During the Month of April
Make April the month you identify specific areas of financial literacy you want to improve and formalize a plan to get there. Use your MSA member website to sign up for an MSA Live event and schedule an appointment with a Money Coach to talk about any financial topic that’s top of mind. We look forward to being your resource, partner, or mentor as you create an action plan for your unique financial journey.
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