In November 2015, Financial Planning Standards Council released the results of a new study which confirms that the majority of Canadians lack confidence in their financial knowledge. This new global research was commissioned by FPSC’s international body, the Financial Planning Standards Board, in partnership with FPSC in Canada.

The research was conducted in June and July of 2015, and involved over 19,000 adults in 19 different countries, including over 1,000 in Canada.

Here are some of the highlights, please click on the images below to expand:

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