August 20, 2013
New Resources on Credit and Consumer LendingBy
In our Credit briefing note, we explore the motivations behind borrowing, innovations in the sector, and issues around regulation and financial sustainability in microcredit.
Consumer lending is one possible tool to help the poor cope with their (often unpredictable) consumption financing needs. The purpose of this brief is to provide a framework to guide financial institutions in their product design and client education decisions when they want to steer their clients towards better financial management.