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Apr 26, 2013, 13:07 ET
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Milepoint Frequent Fliers Drive Growth of Online Microlending to Web-Savvy Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries

 Members of the Milepoint frequent flier community have teamed up with the nonprofit Zidisha Microfinance to raise over $1 million in...

Mar 08, 2013, 16:07 ET
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Zidisha Microfinance connects tech-savvy emerging market entrepreneurs with individual investors

 Those who have ever wished to help less-than-fortunate individuals in developing nations, but felt too far away to make a difference, have...