WE ARE NOT TOO POOR TO SAVE Solutions for the Poorest: Insights on Savings Behavior of Clients,Grameen Foundation and the Livelihood School April 2013

Why would someone already grappling with harsh poverty set aside a tiny portion of their low and unstable income for future needs? And, how much could they save and how often? This study examines the savings behavior of ultra-poor women in Gaya District, Bihar, India and challenges some of our preconceived beliefs and provide new insights for other savings initiatives targeting the ultra-poor.

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