FinCap Friday: New Year, New Money Goals

Jan 09, 2020
FinCap Friday

For the EdPuzzle version of this activity, click here.

Fidelity recently published a study about the types of new year's resolutions that Americans are creating for the new decade. With data from thousands of people they reported out about the common goals people set related to personal growth and money. Are there any financial resolutions that are most popular? What type of resolutions do Americans tend to set? Find out the answer to this question and more in this week's FinCap Friday:

If you're short on time, try our simplified FinCap Friday with No Tech needed. This includes the questions embedded in the slide deck. 


Check out all of our FinCap Friday episodes here. They're not date-dependent so any of the episodes in our catalog can work throughout the year. 

About the Author

Yanely Espinal

Born and raised by Dominican, immigrant parents in Brooklyn, Yanely is a proud product of NYC public schools. She graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in 2007 before going on to receive her bachelor's degree at Brown University in 2011. As a Teach For America corps member, Yanely taught third and fourth grade in Canarsie, Brooklyn. She received her master's degree from Relay Graduate School of Education in 2013. She spends her spare time making YouTube videos about personal finance on her channel, MissBeHelpful. Yanely also loves to dance, sew, paint, listen to podcasts, and babysit her soon-to-be 7 nieces and nephews!