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The federal government"s role in empowering Americans to make informed financial decisions
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia
|Series||S. hrg -- 111-280|
|LC Classifications||KF26 .H636 2009b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 160 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||160|
|LC Control Number||2010443586|
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The Federal Government's Role in Empowering Americans to Make Informed Financial Decisions: Hearing Before the Financial Management, the Budget, and I on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. NORTH AMERICAN SECURITIES ADMINISTRATORS ASSOCIATION U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia “The Federal Government’s Role in Empowering Americans to Make Informed Financial Decisions”.
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Federal government's role in empowering Americans to make informed financial decisions: hearing before the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session.
The federal government's role in empowering Americans to make informed financial decisions: hearing before the Financial Management, the Budget, and International Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, Ma "The Federal Government’s Role in Empowering Americans to Make Informed Financial Decisions" WASHINGTON, DC - Senator Daniel K.
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Economic changes in recent years have highlighted the need to empower Americans to make informed financial decisions. Financial literacy plays an important role in ensuring the financial health and stability of individuals and families, and economic changes in recent years have further highlighted the need to empower all Americans to make informed financial decisions.
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