Microfinance Plus

Berresford, Susan V.
January 2007
Ford Reports;2007, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p20
The article discusses some developments that would address the financial needs of the poor in the U.S. Ford and the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) have helped capitalize PRBC, a new credit bureau that captures non-traditional data to help the disenfranchised build a credit record and ultimately qualify for mortgage loans. The New Hampshire Community Loan Fund (NHCLF) will organize the mobile homeowners and helps create the coop or land trust.


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