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  • Five Tips for Building a Solid Financial Future- August 12th, 2022

    National Financial Awareness Day, August 14, is the perfect time to think long and hard about your current personal finance habits and consider what you want your financial future to look like. With that in mind, Laura Cole, Sharon Pryse/Trust Company Director of the Masters Investment Learning Center at the…

  • Behn Receives Lifetime Service Award From American Accounting Association- August 3rd, 2022

    Bruce Behn, Deloitte LLP Professor in Accounting and associate dean for graduate and executive education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, has been honored with the American Accounting Association (AAA)’s Lifetime Service Award. The award, which recognizes an AAA member’s service contributions to accounting education over…

  • How Does Home Ownership Affect Racial Wealth Disparities?- August 2nd, 2022

    For many low-income Americans, owning a home is a reliable path to wealth accumulation. In terms of wealth inequality, though, how far does home ownership go toward closing the gap between minority households and white households?  An award-winning paper co-authored by Ashleigh Eldemire-Poindexter, assistant professor of finance at the University…