The Importance of Financial Literacy

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 23, 2011) – University of Kentucky students are learning some very practical lessons about managing their finances.
A few weeks ago UK Now first told you about a special seminar where President Lee T. Todd, Jr. and Men’s Basketball Coach John Calipari talked to students about the importance of financial literacy.  
Watch the video above to find out why current students (including graduating UK Football star Ricky Lumpkin) think all students at UK should learn about the importance of financial literacy.

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