Tuesday, October 9, 2012
It is really exciting to see the US Government launching a contest to celebrate and inspire youth savings goals. Last week, the Treasury Department’s Ready.Save.Grow Campaign, an initiative focused on helping more people save with Treasury financial options, launched a contest called “Save Out Loud.” The competition asks students from kindergarten through high school to share their savings stories in order to win a live video conversation with US Treasurer Rosie Rios.
Thursday, October 4, 2012
"The case of ADOPEM shows that separating financial education from account sales and service might be wasting a valuable opportunity."
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
"The workshop included about 25 people, representing not only YouthSave’s project staff and partners in Colombia, Kenya, Nepal, and Ghana, but also representatives from The MasterCard Foundation. In a room where everyone had experience and ideas to share on youth financial services (YFS), the session provided an opportunity for in-depth discussion on common topics and set the stage for YouthSave’s third Learning and Exchange event."
Wednesday, September 19, 2012