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That was fun! And the minimums are tiny — just $25 to get in.

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Wow, I had a long post about microcredit, and it disappeared. (THANKS NORTON!)

Should I just say it’s really cool to loan money to people who need it, in amounts as small as $25, to make a difference in their lives? And that it seems like there is a pretty low default rate? And that most seem to pay back in 12-18 months? And it seems to change their lives? That about sums it up.

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