Financial literacy: It’s something many of us lack.
But Ontario plans to change that for future generations, announcing it will be implementing a pilot “learning module” on financial literacy in high schools, after a push from the Toronto Youth Cabinet. The pilots will be finalized in the next few weeks.
But should we be teaching it earlier? How young is too young to teach kids about financial literacy? Gail Cook, family money expert and author of The Lemonade Stand Millionaire gives us some insight, and when she taught her own kids: