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Understanding the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap

By Radhika Shroff On International Women’s Day, at The Business of Inclusion: Global Prosperity through Women and Girls Empowerment, I...

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A Change in Behavior: Innovations in Financial Capability

By Center for Financial Inclusion staff After over a year of research, we at the Center are excited to launch...

Grassland: Filling a Gap in China’s Microcredit Industry

By Radhika Shroff and Alice Tang The micro credit industry in China today is as diverse as it is large,...

Using Loans to Build a Better Life in Haiti

By Sydney Moyer It’s only 9:30 in the morning, but by the time we pull up outside of Emmanuel Dor’s...

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Cash is Still King in Nigeria

By Paul Breloff and Amee Patel As fintech futurists, we’re often cast in the role of cash killer and digital...

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Inside BancoSol, Bolivia’s Largest Microcredit Bank

By Lily Leavitt Late last year, I joined Accion staff from around the world on a trip to La Paz...

Why are So Few Small Businesses Run by Women in India?

By Melissa Baez and Shweta Pereira Out of 58 million small businesses, only 10 percent are women-owned. How is the...

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StreetShares: Connecting Small Businesses to Funding

By Nancy Widjaja Small businesses play a strong role in driving the U.S. economy as they make up 99.7% of...

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How an App Promotes Personal Finance in Colombia

By Liza Guzman How an ingenious tech-based program is building financial capabilities in Colombia Having access to a bank account...

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Financial Literacy for Women in India

By Brett Cooper Tetra lives in Saketnager, a village on the outskirts of Varanasi, India. The village is comprised of...