Highlight on Personal Finance. Sharon Fowler, Executive Director of The LendingTree Foundation, a non-profit group that aims to empower individuals and families in their personal financial lives, talks about the Foundation’s Financial Fitness Academy and financial literacy programs that will begin in August: The economy has been tough on... Read more
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan of North Carolina dropped by LendingTree’s Charlotte offices on Friday and talked with us about the role of  financial literacy in helping people become more empowered in their personal finance decisions. Hagan said she believes that a deeper understanding of finances can help people throughout... Read more
The federal government wants us all to get smarter about how we spend and save our money. So, a new Office of Financial Literacy – part of the newly-signed financial reform bill – will develop programs meant to educate the American public on savings and loans. The office is expected... Read more