National not-for-profit, Good Shepherd Microfinance, has made a bold move into online lending with the support of NAB to launch Speckle - a fast online cash-loan which offers a better alternative for people seeking small cash loans under $2,000.
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For many people, a pet can be like a member of the family. For Troy and Alicia, their beloved dog Dhama was an important part of their lives for 17 years. So when it became apparent that she was unwell, they wanted to get her medical care quickly.
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Shannon has had more than his fair share of hardship in his life. He had a serious accident several months ago when he severed his leg with an angle grinder. His main problem though was not having a car on the road. A StepUP loan has helped him to moved towards getting back to work and on the road.
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.
In Financial Inclusion Week, it's important to highlight that many Australians experience financial exclusion. However, programs such as NILS, StepUP and FIAP can enable people to build their financial capability and resilience.