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As Financial Literacy Month begins, a new study shows significant gaps in people's personal financial knowledge. 

The 2014 Financial Literacy Survey was conducted online in March and included more than 2,000 U.S. adults ages 18 and older. 

In its eighth year, the survey provides a snapshot of the American consumer's level of knowledge as it relates to financial literacy.Significant gaps of personal financial knowledge revealed in the survey include budgeting, saving, and understanding credit reports and credit scores, all key areas related to successful money management.

The full survey can be seen at www.NFCC.org