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100 Kiva Loans Later

Today I made my 100th micro loan on Kiva.org . I joined Kiva in July 2007 and today I have $275 across 15 active loans, so I’m one of those people with a minimal fund who re-loan as soon as there’s enough repayment. Here are some stats from my portfolio: The interesting numbers here are the 1.62% delinquency rate and 0.68% default rate. Yep, default happens in microfinance world. Portfolio distribution: Gender: 65% female, 35% male.…

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