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Survey: Fewer Minority Youth Aspire to Start Businesses

While overall youth aspirations to start businesses and invent innovative products has remained steady or declined gently, the percentage of ethnic or racial minority young people who say they plan to start their own company has fallen by double digits in five years, according to the latest Gallup/Operation Hope index of young Americans’ economic energy.

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FDIC Sees Strong Results from Youth Savings Program

Banks participating in the FDIC’s youth savings pilot program are seeing strong results, agency chairman Martin Gruenberg said today, adding that the FDIC will by year’s end provide a “roadmap” for other banks wishing to offer similar programs in schools.

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