Emerging Guidelines in Youth-Inclusive Financial Services

Author(s): 
Youth-Inclusive Financial Services Linkage Program (YFS-Link)
Organization/Affiliation(s): 
Making Cents International
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
Dec, 2009

What are the promising practices to date in providing youth populations with financial services? Is savings the best place to start? Are partnerships essential to increasing access to youth-inclusive financial services?  Do products need to be designed specifically for youth or simply be made more accessible to them? As a result of collaborative input, case studies, and discussions of practitioners from financial services providers and youth-serving organizations during conferences and in Making Cents International’s youth and financial services course, six emerging guidelines have been identified.

Topic: 
Financial Inclusion
Regions: 
Global
Tags: 
Financial Capability
Governance & Policy