Microfinance

This Firm Keeps Capital Flowing to Micro-Entrepreneurs

MicroVest is making investors comfortable while making a social impact at the same time.

Jessica Pothering

· 5 min read

How a Grassroots Fund Profits From Looking Beyond the Money

Harold Rosen and his staff are in the business of helping -- and business is good.

Jessica Pothering

· 5 min read

Move Over, Kickstarter: Microfunding Sites Target Local Communities

Several new funding sites are emerging to give entrepreneurs and creatives the chance to realize their goals one step -- and one community -- at a time.

Brian Patrick Eha

· 6 min read

Is Microfinance for You?

Here's how a $25 loan can change the world. (But do your homework before investing.)

Melinda Fulmer

· 7 min read

Microfinance Hits Small Businesses Right Where It Helps

Here are three reasons why micro-borrowers do better than owners who've borrowed from a traditional bank.

Carol Tice

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