Friday, October 11, 2013
"The conversation about youth savings, however, sometimes reminds me of where we were with low-income adults 10 years ago: no money, no savings. Skepticism about young people’s savings is compounded by the fact that many of them are not (or shouldn’t be) working. So how could children and youth – especially from low-income families – possibly save money? And why would we encourage them to do so?"
Big Questions for the Youth Financial Inclusion Field: A Roundup From the 2013 YouthSave Annual Meeting
Thursday, October 3, 2013
"But the 'meta-conversation' that developed between and around the sessions focused not on the data, but on what it tells us about the most fundamental questions that will shape whether millions more youth – not just thousands or even hundreds of thousands – have the chance to build savings in the future."
Friday, September 27, 2013
"The challenge however lies in understanding (a) what tools, knowledge and skill sets are needed to influence positive financial behavior, (b) the appropriate implementation and delivery methods, and (c) the right policies to promote youth financial savings and education."
Monday, July 1, 2013
Register and participate in the upcoming "Exploring the Business Case for Youth Savings" webinar, hosted by CGAP on July 2nd, 2013.