VIDEO: A World Beyond Cash – A World of Empowerment
Much of the world's population does not have access to a bank account or any other reliable way to store and access their money. They are reliant on cash and all the perils that come with it. Financial inclusion is the idea that everyone deserves the tools to participate in a growing economy. Whether that means a mobile payment system or a secure ID card, financial inclusion is essential to empowering individuals across the globe to support themselves and the community around them.
For more about financial inclusion, visit: http://mashable.com/2014/12/03/financial-inclusion/ or https://newsroom.mastercard.com/news-briefs/mastercard-labs-financial-inclusion-launches-nairobi/