A recent study finds that Canadian high school seniors are financially illiterate when they graduate.
A good way to tell if your graduating son or daughter is financially illiterate, is to ask them prices of things they consume everyday. Graduating students should know the price of bread, gas, rent, tuition their cell phone plan.
Mike’s top five signs your grad may be financially illiterate!
#4. He sees nothing wrong with me starting a top five list at number four.
#3. He called collect on Mother’s Day; from downstairs.
#2. Says he can’t be illiterate; he’s seen his baby pictures and he knows you and mom are his real parents.
#1. Frequently feels the need to quote The Count from Sesame Street when he’s at the ATM.
#1a. Actually thinks his Chrome Bust of Darth Vader (circa: 2001) is worth more than his Luke Skywalker Tauntaun Action Set (circa: 1991).