Big Questions for the Youth Financial Inclusion Field: A Roundup From the 2013 YouthSave Annual Meeting

Rani Deshpande, Save the Children
Thursday, October 3, 2013

"But the 'meta-conversation' that developed [focused on what the data] tells us about...whether millions more youth...have the chance to build savings in the future."

 

Why Kenya Needs a Youth Financial Capability Policy

Corrinne Ngurukie, Save the Children
Friday, September 27, 2013

“The most effective way to influence positive financial behavior is when you put tools in the hands of young people – giving them the chance to own and operate an account.”

"Beyond the Buzz" Blog Series Post #2: Mobile Money = Youth Financial Access Leapfrogger?

Jamie Zimmerman, New America Foundation
Tuesday, September 10, 2013

"As past research has found, this suggests a strong latent demand for mobile phones among low-income youth, and that more youth would acquire phones if barriers to ownership were lowered."

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