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Welcome to the Bank of Mom. We Pay 3% Interest. A Week.

We started a bold experiment recently in our house: paying our children interest on their savings accounts at the astronomical rate of 3% a week. 707 more words

Economics And Class

Leverage Point: Why a Funder-backed Success in Slashing Unplanned Pregnancies Stirs Hope -- Inside Philanthropy

In her 2014 book, Generation Unbound: Drifting Into Sex and Parenthood Without Marriage, Isabel V. Sawhill argues that unplanned births are a main cause of poverty, and that one of the most effective ways to reduce poverty (as well as inequality) is to help women, particularly young women, prevent unplanned pregnancies. 132 more words

Health

These Donors Dig Dads: How Fatherhood is Getting Attention From Philanthropy - Inside Philanthropy

There’s lots happening in philanthropy these days around fatherhood, and with Father’s Day just around the corner, we figured it was a good time to survey some of more innovative and promising fatherhood-fostering initiatives out there. 141 more words

Health