Lots of smiling faces in Cairns today! 😀😁😃 They've certainly got something to smile about ... Good Money Cairns opened at the Showgrounds Shopping Centre. The Good Money store is part of an innovative partnership between Good Shepherd Microfinance, the Queensland Government and NAB. Good Money provides access to the No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS), the StepUP low interest loan and Essentials by AAI affordable car and content insurance. Tell your friends...tell everyone!

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28 April 2017 Media Release

Good Money Store in Cairns Provides Support For People On Low Incomes

More than 110,000 people in Far North Queensland could be eligible to borrow money for essential goods and services and pay no or low interest through the region’s first Good Money community finance store.

Good Money opens today on Mulgrave Road at Bungalow and provides access to the No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS) and the StepUP low interest loan, helping people on low incomes by offering a better alternative to the high fees that come with cash loans and expensive consumer lease contracts.

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Good Money store Cairns is great news for people doing it tough in Far North Queensland says @ShannonFentiman Thanks for your support!

3 million people are financially excluded in Australia

building financial resilience

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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affordable financial services

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