Study reveals school savings accounts can dry up in 'financial deserts'

Children's savings accounts (CSAs), offered by elementary schools throughout San Francisco and in schools across the nation, were introduced to boost college-going rates, limit student debt and foster equal opportunity for low-income children. However, San Francisco State University Assistant Professor of Management Ian Dunham finds that geography—particularly in neighborhoods that lack brick-and-mortar banks and credit unions—may play a key role in how much families with CSAs actually save for college.

Study reveals school savings accounts can dry up in 'financial deserts'

Children's savings accounts (CSAs), offered by elementary schools throughout San Francisco and in schools across the nation, were introduced to boost college-going rates, limit student debt ...

Wed 14 Aug 19 from Phys.org

School savings accounts can dry up in 'financial deserts', Wed 14 Aug 19 from ScienceDaily

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