Microlending platform Zidisha bypasses third parties to keep interest rates down for people in impoverished communities

- September 21, 2015 3 MIN READ

According to the World Vision, one of the best ways to help people in developing countries is to facilitate access to self-employment and in turn, a secure future. However, for those who have not been lucky enough to get assistance from such charities, gaining access to a small loan to start a business is difficult. Microfinance was established to fill the gap left by traditional banks, for whom it wasn’t profitable to serve such a market.