During our lifetime, from early childhood to retirement, we experience both expected – and unexpected events. These ‘moments’ will affect us on many levels, including financially. That’s why it’s important to develop financial skills and knowledge. The Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED), a multi-faceted organization working at the local, state and federal levels to create economic opportunity that alleviates poverty, has created a simple visual guide to help address the following questions at each stage of our lives:
What are my opportunities to build financial capability during this moment?
What are my goals at this time?
Which products, practices or services could positively effect my financial capability during this time?
What are potential channels or trusted resources that could assist me?