Common Cents: Learning through Lending: Kids as Angel Investors

This article introduces microloans as a way to invest in entrepreneurs from Third-World countries.  Examples of several nonprofit organizations that facilitate the microloan process are given, as well as steps to begin investing in their business start-ups.

Grade levels: PK-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
Content keywords: common cents, personal finance, entrepreneur, investing, investment, interest, loan, profit, resources
Key Concepts: Personal Finance, Economics, Saving and Investing
Resource type: Article
Time requirement: Varies
Common Cents: Learning through Lending: Kids as Angel Investors