Learn about the growing world of microfinance with these links:
1. http://www.kiva.org/, the website of the internet-based microlending organization Kiva,
2. https://www.microplace.com/, the site for MicroPlace, another global group “enabling everyday people to make investments in the world’s working poor,”
3. And http://www.forbes.com/forbes/2008/0107/050.html, an article from Forbes explaining how to be cautious when participating in microfinancing.