We believe that teaching children about saving and the value of money is critical to improve their future welfare and financial resilience. For Universal Children’s Day, we invite you to watch Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon Money’s address at our 2017 Microfinance Conference on the importance of getting financial literacy into classrooms and raising money smart kids.

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Fullness of life for all people, living in connected resilient communities.

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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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Our impactful programs

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