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Meaningful Choices: The Policy Options for Financial Exclusion

  • Published 1st Jul 1999
  • Authors: Guy Palmer, , Nick Donovan,
  • Category: Services

The issues associated with financial services for low income consumers are usually divided into four broad categories: basic banking services, credit, insurance, and long term savings (including pensions). This report focuses on the first two of these categories, basic banking  services and credit, and also discusses the subject of electronic methods of benefits delivery.