This TEDxWilmington Salon is a Summit on Financial Empowerment that has been developed in partnership with Stand By Me, a joint project of the United Way of Delaware and the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services.
The salon will feature speakers who are involved in groundbreaking work in the field of personal financial security. Attendees will hear from 15 educators, nonprofit leaders, public officials, employers and researchers who agree that without financial security, Americans are held back from achieving higher-level goals in life.
Speakers and topics at the Financial Empowerment Summit include:
Steady Jobs without Steady Pay.
Jonathan Morduch is Professor of Public Policy and Economics at the Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University. His research focuses on finance, inequality, and poverty.
Morduch is the author with Rachel Schneider of The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty (Princeton 2017), which reports on the financial lives of 235 working Americans over the course of a year (www.usfinancialdiaries.org).
Financial Wellness Use of a Financial Coach
Financial Grit: the 3 C’s – Coaching, Capacity, Control
Financial Health Is Public Health.
Tickets are $35 and are available online at www.tedxwilmington.com.
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