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Thursday, March 6, 2014
"The upcoming series will explore how some private sector enterprises in Kenya are arriving at the conclusion that enabling broad financial inclusion can be a winning proposition."
Friday, December 20, 2013
The newsletter is overflowing with this year's highlights, and even includes a major farewell announcement along with a clickable scrapbook. Check it out here.
Friday, September 27, 2013
“The most effective way to influence positive financial behavior is when you put tools in the hands of young people – giving them the chance to own and operate an account.”
"Measure Twice, Cut Once" Blog Series Post #2: Getting to Know You(th): How Piloting Allowed HFC Bank to Sharpen Its Value Proposition for Young People
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
"It was clear from the pilot that kids wanted to save – even after the initial three-month restriction on withdrawals had expired, those accounts registered only 7 withdrawals as opposed to 470 deposits in the first three and a half months following the pilot test launch. In this way, said Christine Kwaning, then manager of the Ashaiman branch, the pilot 'gave us an opportunity to know that there are people who desire to save for the future but do not know how to go about it.”