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The President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability

On January 29, 2010, the President signed Executive Order 13530, creating the President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability ("Council") to assist the American people in understanding financial matters and making informed financial decisions, and thereby contribute to financial stability. It is composed of non-governmental representatives with relevant backgrounds, such as financial services, consumer protection, financial access, and education. The Council was tasked with suggesting ways to coordinate and maximize the effectiveness of existing private and public sector efforts and identify new approaches to increase financial capability through financial education and financial access. The Council ended on January 29, 2013. 


Council's Documents

PACFC Final Report – January 29, 2013
Executive Order 13530
Directives from US Department of the Treasury
By-Laws and Operating Procedures
Proposed Areas of Focus
Principles for Recommendations
Key Themes for President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability
PACFC Interim Report – January 18, 2012

Council Resources

Financial Capability at Work: A Strategic Framework to Guide Employers
Creating Financially Capable Communities
Money As You Grow

Previous Meetings​

November 28, 2012
July 16, 2012
April 9, 2012
January 19, 2012
November 8, 2011
July 12, 2011
April 21, 2011
November 30, 2010 

Council Members


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