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Elected Member Briefing Note: The Importance of Financial Capability in Scotland


This briefing was prepared for elected members, aiming to give them better insight into financial capability and encourage a greater understanding of its importance. It is hoped that elected members will use this information to influence local government policies, provide leadership, and facilitate and negotiate solutions to the low levels of financial capability in Scotland.


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