Zidisha Forum

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Transparency on funds remaining

I've been a lending member of Zidisha since 2012. I would like to know how much of the funds I transferred is still being used for loans. How c...

3 Aug 25

Zidisha growth

Zidisha is a great concept, and I am very happy to participate in it. It seems, however, that for it to really achieve its mission it needs a whol...

9 Aug 25

Why are there no loans to India?

I would like to support people in India and Bangladesh. Why are there no applicants from rhese countries ?

3 Aug 25

on time or late?

What's the sort of timeline used to determine on time vs late for repayment status? So for example if a loan repayment was expected on 1 July, ...

8 Aug 3

Relending not working.

Hi, I had relending enabled to run daily. It's been at least a couple of months since I've checked my account, and I saw that I had almost all my a...

3 Jul 31

Martha Nyambura Mwega - Kenya/Clothing Sales

I have loaned funds to this woman, however, her loan application does not come up when I search Kenya/Clothing Sales. I see it is expiring in 2 day...

22 Jul 14

currency fluctuations

Hi all, the value of my fund has dropped 30% in a week due to currency fluctuations. I've had a look on exchange trackers but I can't see which cur...

3 Jun 18

What is the criteria for "staff picks" ?

The default filter on the projects page is the staff picks. What is this and is there any data on whether these are more likely to get funded?

7 Jun 16

Impact Investment Growth Credit

I would be grateful for an explanation of what this is, please. Many thanks.

3 Jun 13

Receive Advance Payment

If a lender has not communicated and has not made any repayments at all, if I elect to Receive Advance Payment so that I may relend the funds elsew...

7 Jun 13

Why don't I get notified when my borrowers get a new loan

Hello Atheist. I'm also a lender and have been receiving such emails fine as far as I'm aware. If your Notification Preferences (under Account P...

4 Jun 9

I would like to be able to send messages to other lenders

Not in a spam sort of way, but it would be helpful to be able to opt-in to receive messages from other lenders. Is there any way to do this?

3 Jun 9

Fully funded loans are not being distributed, Ghana

Hey, I´m new here but I've given out several loans already, some have started paying back, most have funded fully and will start paying later. But...

12 Jun 3

MLF payment to increase a borrowers credit limit

I see a lot of comments of borrowers who are complaining that they haven’t received the full requested loan amount. In all cases they have chosen t...

17 May 31

Loans to Senegal

Dear Zidisha, Hope you are doing well today. In the past I have been lending funds to people in Sénégal with great repayment stats. Today howev...

3 May 20

Funds transfer

Is there a way to add funds to my lending account other than by credit card, say by an electronic funds tranfer from my bank? I have become very le...

4 May 18

Payments showing as -

Hello lender,please kindly borrow to me .I'm trustworthy with 97,% in over a year

2 Apr 30

Does the lender receive an interest?

What is the point of lending if you don't receive interest on the money you lend people while the service fee is 5%?

8 Apr 27

Summary of active money and current loans

How can I see how much money that is still "active" of the money I've lent? I can't find a proper summary. It seems there are hundreds of people t...

9 Apr 27

Add a limit to loan repayment time

I recently made a loan to a borrower requesting a repayment period of several months (I don't remember exactly what the length was). Now, when I l...

13 Apr 21