Resources

Check out the latest publications written by experts in the field of education and financial capabilities.

Beyond the Classroom: Evidence on New Directions in Financial Education
01 February 2019

Beyond the Classroom: Evidence o...

Financial education is widely used by governments, financial service providers, and non-governmental organizations as a tool ...

Insuring the Way to a Financially Resilient America
01 February 2019

Insuring the Way to a Financiall...

How consumers of all income levels are struggling with basic elements of resilience.

Nudging, behavioural economics, BBVA
01 February 2019

Public Consultation: Draft OECD Recommendation on Financi...

The draft Recommendation is still a work in progress at the OECD and the conten...

Can Regulation Promote Financial Inclusion?
01 January 2019

Can Regulation Promote Financial Inclusion?

Despite the commitments of the development community toward broader access to f...

Expanding Financial Capability in Colombia
01 December 2018

Expanding Financial Capability in Colombia

Importance of financial education as a key intervention for the effective use o...

VI Survey of the BBVA Pensions Institute
01 November 2018

VI Survey of the BBVA Pensions I...

Longevity Survey 2018

U.S. Financial Health Pulse: 2018 Baseline Survey
01 November 2018

U.S. Financial Health Pulse: 201...

This seminal report, presents findings from The Pulse’s inaugural baseline survey.

Over 500 experts have already collaborated with BBVA’s Center for Financial Education and Capability in its two years in existence
06 February 2019

Over 500 experts have already collaborated with BBVA’s Ce...

The Center for Financial Education and Capability has already secured support from more than 500 experts to conduct its activities. Bo...

The countries with the highest life expectancy are the worst prepared for retirement
23 January 2019

The countries with the highest life expectancy are the wo...

Japan and Spain, the countries with the world’s highest life expectancies lag furthest behind when it comes to retirement planning, ac...

BBVA Compass declares financial education workshop pilot a success; plans full launch for 2019
18 December 2018

BBVA Compass declares financial education works...

BBVA Compass wraps up a four-month pilot program in December designed to provide financial edu...

Small nudges to improve financial health
12 December 2018

Small nudges to improve financial health

Promising yourself to save and end up throwing in the towel is a common thing so a little nudg...

Who thinks climate change won't impact their finances?
05 December 2018

Who thinks climate change won't impact their fi...

The European Investment Bank (EIB), together with the global data company YouGov, has publishe...

Does my savings account make the economy look bigger?
01 November 2018

Does my savings account make the economy look bigger?

Saving money can feel like a personal triumph (and it should!). To live within your means and set aside funds for a rainy day, major p...

Financial education is vital for escaping the poverty trap
31 October 2018

Financial education is vital for escaping the poverty trap

Claudio González-Vega, Chair of the Board of Trustees of the BBVA Microfinance Foundation and member of the Advisory Board of BBVA’s C...