Opinion: The Power of Education to Empower the Financially Undeserved

Dr. J. Phillip Thompson is associate professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a member of the Master Your Card African American Advisory Board.

Ghanaian diplomat, Nobel Peace Prize winner and former secretary-general of the United Nations Kofi Annan once said, “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.”

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