Nearly 1bn women globally don't have access to formal financial services - even a basic bank account.
Traditionally, lenders ask for house or land as collateral for business or personal loans. In some cultures, this collateral is owned by the male, immediately excluding women and future entrepreneurs.
Reducing the vulnerability and exclusion of women to participate in economic prosperity for their households and country should be a global priority. Here's some interesting movements and support - spurring fintech innovation and future female-led entrepreneurs!
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