My Story

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on Twitter. Many of my new readers (welcome new readers!) have been wondering, after reading some of my posts on how to achieve your goals, and how to save money or exercise or wake up early … what exactly are my qualifications? My answer is that I have…

Kiva.org is a success

With the loans I have made so far, I must admit at Kiva.org works like a charm. My first loans have been fully repaid and the rest are on their way. I like the fact that you can see the receiving end of the money and 100% goes to that person. I have made 20…

Kiva.org

I want to let you all know about a cool non-profit that is doing great things: Kiva.org – this is a frugal way to help people in the developing world. Kiva.org allows individuals to make $25 loans to low-income entrepreneurs in the developing world (microfinance). By doing so, individuals like you provide affordable working capital…