The CFPB has released a new report, “Financial well-being in America,” and a new on-line interactive tool that allows consumers to measure their own financial well-being and access CFPB resources intended to help consumers meet financial goals.

In January 2015, the CFPB issued a report in which it created a definition of “financial

A new CFPB report entitled “Financial well-being: The goal of financial education” describes the CFPB’s initial research into how people acquire financial capability.  The CFPB states in the report that it undertook the research specifically to inform financial education and improve consumer outcomes.  According to the CFPB, its “overarching objective” was to determine how to