Forget FICO: How alternative credit-scoring is driving financial inclusion

By Rob Goodier with reporting from Jessica Pothering Brenda used to sell curtains door to door in Nairobi, Kenya, but she dreamed of opening her own storefront. She had a college education, but no credit history and little chance of winning approval for a bank loan to start her business. What she did have was … Continue reading Forget FICO: How alternative credit-scoring is driving financial inclusion