Research

How Fluctuations in Income Can Affect Your Personal Financial Well-Being: A Review of Research by The Pew Charitable Trusts

May 12, 2017

We know that hard financial times and issues like credit card debt can add stress to our lives. Now, new research shows that even good times may be stressful for people--especially if our financial situation changes from year-to-year. Two reports recently published by the Pew Charitable Trusts highlight this issue.... Continue Reading →

Millennials & Financial Literacy - The Struggle with Personal Finance

July 21, 2016

January 2016, Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC) and George Washington University Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC) An Overview by: TheMoneyShelf.com, Finance Expert-John Florio, MBA Is sounding the alarm really necessary? With financial knowledge so essential to personal success, it is alarming to realize that many of us and our friends and... Continue Reading →

Reaching for the Future: Creative Finance for Smaller Communities

June 01, 2016

Report: April 2016, Urban Land Institute (ULI) Community revitalization: What’s the big deal? Whether you live in a large city or small town, there are people working to ensure that plans are in place for the near-term and long-term economic future of your community. In many cases, steps to revitalize... Continue Reading →