financial literacy http://kplu.org en Are you financially literate? http://kplu.org/post/are-you-financially-literate <p>If you can define <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compound_interest">compound interest</a> and <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inflation">inflation</a>, then pat yourself on the back!</p><p>A recent <a href="http://www.sec.gov/news/press/2012/2012-172.htm">report by the Securities and Exchange Commission</a> finds that most Americans don't understand such basic concepts.</p><p>Commentator Greg Heberlein and KPLU's Dave Meyer talk about financial literacy on this week's <em>Money Matters</em>.</p><p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Dave Meyer & Greg Heberlein 7156 at http://kplu.org Are you financially literate?