Millions of low-income salaried workers have a gateway to more financial services: direct deposit through their factory job. How do we ensure access leads to usage?
A story of success in giving low-income women access to credit to start a business: Monowara lacked skills and education, but she wanted to help her family.
Shini Ashok of Ujjivan interviews Dr. Medha Purao Samant, a widely acclaimed livelihood practitioner and pioneer in bringing microfinance to the slums of Mumbai and Pune.
When crisis strikes, whether it is the result of a natural disaster or political unrest, what can financial institutions that serve low-income clients do to support their clients and the community?