Mexico

Fish market on San Gregario Street in Xochimilco, a southeastern municipality of Mexico City, one of the places we visited for our user research.

Why aren’t people saving money in Mexico?

Customer research offers insights into the drop in financial product usage in Mexico By Pablo Antón-Diaz According to the Global Findex, the...

Mobile phones are one of Mexico’s secret weapons for battling inequality

Mobile phones are one of Mexico’s secret weapons for battling inequality

Innovation is improving access to financial services in Mexico By María Camila Gómez and Christina Holman Mexico has one of the...

Technology Keeps Small Businesses Well-Stocked and Growing in Latin America

Technology Keeps Small Businesses Well-Stocked and Growing in Latin America

Innovation in MSME Lending: Latin America Latin America’s medium, small, and micro enterprises (MSMEs) are as diverse and dynamic as...

Dan Cohen of Tienda Pago

Dan Cohen of Tienda Pago

“Financial inclusion and financial impact is really financial education.” Tienda Pago is a fintech company that finances short-term working capital...

Tienda Pago: Driving Financial Access for Small Retailers

Tienda Pago: Driving Financial Access for Small Retailers

By Nancy Widjaja On the fifth episode of VentureKast, Accion Venture Lab’s podcast series, our host Vikas Raj visited Dan...

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Making a Difference with Organic Farming in Mexico

By Jordan Coriza To start a business is to take a leap of faith. That’s what farmer Emma Guadarrama and...

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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...

Spotlight on Ivan Mancillas: A Compartamos Founder

Spotlight on Ivan Mancillas: A Compartamos Founder

I have just returned from an incredible summer internship as an Accion Ambassador at Grupo Compartamos in Mexico City. Looking...

The Social Responsibility Umbrella of Banco Compartamos

The Social Responsibility Umbrella of Banco Compartamos

Part of my summer assignment for La Fundación at Grupo Compartamos is to research social impact measurement and propose a...

The Importance of Investing in Human Beings through Compartamos’ Philosophy

The Importance of Investing in Human Beings through Compartamos’ Philosophy

This week marks my fifth week at Grupo Compartamos and it’s hard to believe how fast time is flying. There...