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Fatima commented on Rural Moms Save with Mobile Money

Thanks Meena! link to in depth article below
Eight years ago, USAID added a focus on enabling banks to offer mobile banking services so their clients could more easily pay their loans, and make deposits and withdrawals. In a country made up of over 7,000 islands, but with extraordinary mobile coverage, it was a logical step towards the goal of bringing more of the country’s poor into the financial fold.
 http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/aid-action-delivering-results/text-savvy-filipinos-mobile-banking