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Silver Rights

Defining Financial Literacy in a New Economic Age

John Hope Bryant | Posted 09.22.2013 | Impact
John Hope Bryant

Financial education is the baseline, pioneered for underserved and mainstream America. For these young people, the issues were not emotional or self-esteem based, but fundamentals-based.

A Fiscal Cliff for All

John Hope Bryant | Posted 02.13.2013 | Money
John Hope Bryant

Yes, these are indeed tough times for far too many in America and around the world, but we are resilient and built to survive, adapt and thrive. We are the American company, built to last. Her people.

Financial Literacy as the First Global Silver Rights Empowerment Tool: 5 Things Countries Can Do

John Hope Bryant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
John Hope Bryant

We must unpack the "language of money" for the masses of this world. This includes understanding financial education, financial literacy and financial and economic empowerment.

'The Road From Ruin': All Of Us Did A "Madoff" And Now Financial Literacy Must Be The New Civil Rights

John Hope Bryant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
John Hope Bryant

More people don't have a bank account today than didn't have the right to vote in 1963. If this is not a call for financial literacy as the new civil rights movement, I don't know what is.

The Dawning Of The Post-Crisis Entrepreneurship Generation, Here And All Around The World

John Hope Bryant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
John Hope Bryant

I believe that the solution to our collective problem is the spark and nurturing of a generation of young entrepreneurs and self-employment projects the world over. The only thing keeping us from achieving just this is fear.

When Picketing Bankers in Chicago Also Means Financial Illiteracy for You and Me

John Hope Bryant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
John Hope Bryant

Picketing and protesting is as uniquely American as apple pie and bar-b-que, and play an important role in our democracy, but we have to also figure out is what we for, and not simply what we are against.

Fixing the Jericho Road

John Hope Bryant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
John Hope Bryant

America, make no mistake about it: eradicating poverty as we know it is the last piece of unfinished business in America today. And we can do it by fixing the Jericho Road, together.