Slate magazine recently asked the question, “Which microlenders cater to individual donors? And which is the most satisfying place to sink my dime?” Jude Stewart in, “A Good Run for Your Money,” decided to find out. Using three criteria: User Experience, Trust, and Effectiveness, she evaluates six microlenders. And winner is…. Kiva (narrowly)!
You can read about my experience with Kiva at “Dr. Yunus, ‘Banker to the Poor’.”