Press release: Important new research and evaluation published at annual conference

14 July 2010

In Cambridge today, we begin our first annual conference – ‘From Financial Capability to CFEB: the Road Ahead:’ This event brings together key stakeholders including the Financial Secretary to the Treasury, Mark Hoban, consumer organisations, the advice sector and financial services industry.

At the conference we also published two important reports:

  • The Money Guidance Pathfinder: key findings and lessons learned was written for CFEB by independent author Professor Elaine Kempson from the Personal Finance Research Centre (PfRC).
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  • Transforming Financial Behaviour: developing interventions that build financial capability (2010) written by industry experts and academics, including Professor Paul Dolan and Anthony Elliott describes how learnings from psychology and sociology, can be used alongside more traditional ‘policy interventions’, to foster behaviour change.
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    CFEB: The movie (WMV 50MB)
    A day in the life of a money guide (WMV 40MB)