Episode 167: Unblocking the Unbanked

What the present and future look like for the 2.5 billion adults without banking services

Description

The unbanked are often overlooked due to their inability to integrate into the global economic engine. In this episode, we look at who they are, what their life is like, and what obstacles stand in the way for them to join the financial system. Could blockchain based startups like BloomCivic, and Spring Labs provide a reliable decentralized credit infrastructure and unlock the economic potential of the unbanked? Find out in this week’s episode.

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Co-Hosts:

Brian Roemmele: http://www.quora.com/Brian-Roemmele 
Faisal Khan: https://faisalkhan.com
Mike Townsend: http://www.quora.com/Mike-Townsend

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