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Financial Tips from the Atlanta Fed: Financial Literacy Month

April 1, 2022

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Since 2004, April has been designated as Financial Literacy Month. Although this month calls attention to the importance of learning more about managing your money and planning your financial future, the Atlanta Fed's Financial Tips focuses on a different topic each month on a wide variety of money matters, from opening a bank account and managing credit to buying a home and avoiding financial scams. In celebration of this month’s focus, we revisit some highlights from the series.