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SACCOs take on Technology to to reach more women and boost savings

July 2, 2019

For Mary Mbabazi Amooti, an elderly member of SAO Zirobwe, financial inclusion means simple-to-use and affordable technology to grow her personal savings and access credit. With support from the Mastercard Foundation Fund For Rural Prosperity, FutureLink Technologies is automating more than 400 SACCOs across Uganda, and enabling their respective members to grow personal savings and access credit using MSACCO mobile banking.

Over 200 member institutions of Uganda Central Cooperative Financial Services (UCCFS) are some of the first beneficiaries of this great initiative. The majority of the unbanked population in rural areas will no longer be excluded. Watch Mary tell her story