Financial Education as a Strategy to Promote Savings: New Lessons From ADOPEM

By Rani Deshpande & Alejandra Montes Saenz, Save the Children
Thursday, October 4, 2012


"The case of ADOPEM shows that separating financial education from account sales and service might be wasting a valuable opportunity."

Kathmandu - A Dramatic Setting for First PLP Training on Youth Financial Services

Jennifer Denomy, MEDA
Tuesday, September 25, 2012

"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."

Creating Future Opportunities for Youth by Understanding Their Needs Today

Jamie Zimmerman, New America Foundation
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

"With youth populations and their access to economic opportunities moving in increasingly divergent directions, we face a pressing question: what do youth need to envision, believe in, and put themselves on the path toward the best possible economic future?"

Multi-Stakeholder Meeting Highlights Youths' Experience with Saving

Nicole Tosh, New America Foundation
Friday, September 14, 2012


"Access to formal saving channels seems to have motivated Nepali youths to develop saving habits. Even though pre­teens and teens tend to keep their surplus money for future use, especially in piggy banks, access to organised depositing agencies culminate it into saving habits.”

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