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Microfinance: Overview

Use this guide to find resources related to microfinance (otherwise known as microlending, rural lending or rural finance).

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About this Guide

Microfinance is an evolving field. In addition to searching keywords like: microfinance, also try keywords such as:  micro financemicrolending, micro lending, microcredit, micro credit, microbanking, microsavings, microloan, microlending, microinsurance, rural credit and rural lending.

These topics are all part of social enterprise, social entrepreneurship, and/or social ventures.

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