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microlending

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A little microlending goes a long way

Web sites let investors do good while earning a competitive return.

By April 16, 2009

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Kiva.org partners with Dermalogica on microloans for women

Kiva's latest campaign, FITE, specifically targets female entrepreneurs. Kiva hopes it also sets a precedent for an open microlending platform.

By January 6, 2011

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Microlending site now pays 5 percent

Microplace.com now has microloans that pay investors 5 percent so you can do good and do well at the same time. Funds help low-income entrepreneurs in developing countries.

By February 17, 2009

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Kiva humanizes microlending to third-world entrepreneurs

Nonprofit start-up of former PayPal executive helps people lend their pocket change to cash-strapped businesses in developing countries over the Internet.

By February 8, 2008

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Get into microlending online

Kiva.org allows anyone with $25 in the bank to make loans to people in developing nations.

By January 16, 2008

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Daily Tidbits: Alloy adds Takkle to 'Teen' Network

Takkle tool helps high school athletes create player and team profiles. Also: iWidgets adds funding and Facebook app NetworkedBlogs reaches 700,000 installs.

By February 4, 2009

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At microloan sites, the new college try

Social networking comes to student loans via start-ups GreenNote and Fynanz, which aim to help defray tuition a few dollars at a time.

By June 2, 2008