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Author(s): Katy Jacob of Woodstock Institute

Collection Method: Self-report questionnaire

Scoring Method: Uses scale with 1-5 ratings; (1) Never; (2) Rarely; (3) Sometimes; (4) Usually; (5) Always. Scores are averaged. First part of questionnaire treat higher scores as positive; whereas second part part reverses the rating and treats higher scores as negative responses.

Number of questions: 19

Price: Free

Key Points:

  • This tool measures financial literacy and budgeting skills of participants facing financial difficulty
  • Can be administered pre and post program.
  • Suitable for use in financial literacy programs.

This tool was created by Katy Jacob from Woodstock Institute and is typically free to use for not-for-profit organizations.