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How to Make Consumer Protection Sexier

> Posted by Nadia van de Walle, Lead, Africa Partnerships and Programs, the Smart Campaign

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A keynote speaker at a recent conference I attended described consumer protection as “incredibly important,” before adding that it was also “boring.”  Palpable excitement buzzes around new products or technologies, but consumer protection can be a real buzzkill. 751 more words

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Financial Lives of the Poor: Goats, and Other Effective Tools

> Posted by Danielle Piskadlo, Manager, Investing in Inclusive Finance, CFI

Those who work in the financial inclusion space need a deep understanding of how low income people manage their money, and there is no better guide to develop this understanding than Ignacio Mas, who recently spoke at the… 755 more words

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Demonetization in India Is Causing More than Economic Harm

> Posted by Center Staff

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We’ve written about the unfolding demonetization situation in India a few times now (here and… 496 more words

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Why Are Banks Required to Be Police Officers?

> Posted by Sonja Kelly, Director of Research, CFI

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A customer waits to collect money at the Juba Express money transfer company in Mogadishu, Somalia.  808 more words

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Do Indian Policymakers Understand the Financial Lives of the Poor?

> Posted by Jayshree Venkatesan, Financial Inclusion Consultant

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On November 8, 2016, the Prime Minister of India made an announcement that notes of denominations Rs. 1,292 more words

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Financial Inclusion Week Roundup E-Magazine: Keeping Clients First in a Digital World

> Posted by Center Staff

In its second year, Financial Inclusion Week expanded its reach and once again displayed how the financial inclusion community is engaged and working for better services for the un- and underserved. 382 more words

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What Does India’s Demonetization Experiment Mean for Financial Inclusion?

> Posted by Misha Sharma, Project Manager, IFMR LEAD

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Last week was a rather challenging one for the Indian economy. On November 8, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a dramatic… 1,157 more words

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