Millions of Americans struggle to engage with personal finance concepts, not because they are unimportant, but because doing so feels too tedious and dull to be worth the effort. But it doesn't have to be this way. This infographic looks at Financial Entertainment: an enjoyable way to learn about finance through games.
Turning financial education into fun and engaging games can increase engagement and learning.
Video games are appealing to a significant number of people, even when they are designed to educate.
Young people, who may otherwise not seek out educational tools, are engaged by the fun and excitement of video games.
Over half of visitors to the Financial Entertainment website played the games.
Many Financial Entertainment gamers are from K-12 schools.