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microloans

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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 Jan. 6, 2011

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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 Jun. 2, 2008

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Microformats (II): The limitations of microloans

In an article in this week's New Yorker, James Surowiecki ("The Wisdom of Crowds") scrutinizes the effectiveness of microloans in bolstering the economies of developing countries.

By Mar. 18, 2008

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CNET Live - Episode 46

We get practical jokes, world philanthropy, and multiple monitors all packed into one episode.

By Mar. 20, 2008

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Crowdsource your social causes, lawsuits

Three Web start-ups that help you find gaming buddies, lawyers, and support for your pet causes presented their products on Thursday at the Plug and Play Expo 2008.

By Sep. 25, 2008

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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 Feb. 17, 2009

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Shopping for fruitcake-free holidays

Web sites that give gift giving a do-good dimension.

By Dec. 15, 2006