Fintech Penetration, Financial Literacy, and Financial Decision-Making: Empirical Analysis Based on Tar

Yi Li, Zhengwang Li, Fan Su, Qiteng Wang, Qian Wang, Wei Zhang
2020 Complexity  
The level of financial literacy of rural residents will affect their financial decisions and the financial well-being behind the decisions. This paper uses mediating effect and moderating effect to test the influence path of rural residents' subjective and objective financial literacy on their financial decision-making with survey data from Henan and Anhui provinces in China. The results show that subjective and objective financial literacy have positive effects on financial market
more » ... market participation. Subjective and objective financial literacy have negative direct effects on insurance market participation. Subjective financial literacy plays an incomplete mediating effect in the impact of objective financial literacy on financial market and insurance market participation. Objective financial literacy is adjusted by subjective financial literacy on financial market participation and insurance market participation. At the same time, we introduce financial technology penetration as a threshold variable in the model and find that the financial literacy has stronger impact on financial decision-making if the financial technology penetration is above the threshold.
doi:10.1155/2020/6696312 fatcat:lrutfjiqszdqneh646l7qv4izy