With the school holidays following on from the expensive festive season, it’s important to maintain a budget while keeping the kids entertained. Here are ten family activities sure to entertain the kids while keeping the expenses in check.

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3 November 2017 Media Release

New low cost loan trial launched in Tasmania

People in Tasmania will be among the first in the country to trial a new low cost cash loan. Speckle provides a low cost finance alternative for people who are employed and need to access emergency cash to pay for items like car repairs, medical bills and household appliances.

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    Good Shepherd Microfinance

    The Centre for Social Impact, in partnership with NAB, have released part 2 and 3 of the Financial Resilience in Australia report.  Two key issues raised are that a growing number of Australians are at risk of not being able to access the financial products and services they need, and both employment status and type are critical factors that influence a person’s financial resilience. https://lnkd.in/gs95riG

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RT @wanils: Our little program began in 1999/2000. As of December 2017 we have funded over $18,000,000.00 in No Interest Loans to the low i…


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3 million people are financially excluded in Australia

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Good Shepherd Microfinance is a world leader in financial inclusion products, services and advisory. We offer fair and affordable financial programs to people on low incomes, and advisory services with a global reach.

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By investing in products and services that promote financial inclusion, and through innovative policy design, we’re enabling people to become financially and socially included.

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When I was successful in getting a loan, it picked me up. I felt I was in control again.

Norma, NILS client