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Open Forum

The main forum for Zidisha-related topics.

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Announcements by Zidisha staff.

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If it's not about Zidisha, it's here.

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Untuk anggota di Indonesia, dalam Bahasa Indonesia.

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Hi, I was on my third loan that I've completed repaying. I wanted to apply for the fourth loan of 6,066 but the repayment period seems to have be...

1 Oct 25 Borrower Questions

Re: Inquiry about the loan I received

Hi zidisha members, I requested a loan of Kshs. 58,126. I only received Kshs. 39,9990. I did not select expediting fee you exepidited my loan. I t...

4 Oct 24 Borrower Questions

first lending

Whats the first loan you give getting 12 bob

1 Oct 24 Borrower Questions


Dear lenders, Good morning, i hope this mail finds you in good health at your work place or wherever you are. I am still moving on well with my ...

1 Oct 24 Borrower Questions

Volunteer Mentor

Please can anyone show me how I can get the contact number of my VM from my dashboard? Is urgent

4 Oct 24 Borrower Questions


Hi, i have not been able to publish my third loan. please assist

1 Oct 24 Borrower Questions

Loans that are not repaid

When a loan goes unpaid for a certain amount of time, the lender is given the option of "Receive Advance Repayment". This is good but I was wonder...

3 Oct 23 Lender Questions

Credit risk

Is the credit risk fee refundable? Because its very high rate?

2 Oct 23 Borrower Questions

My 4th Loan Application Failed 3 Times On Submission!

Dear Members, I have tried to submit my 4th loan application 3 times but always giving me the same reply- sorry no available funding to fund your...

1 Oct 23 Borrower Questions

Expedited loans

Hello is there anyone in kenya with an idea of how long its takes to get my loan if i chose to expedite it.

1 Oct 23 Borrower Questions

loan application

How d i apply for a new loan?

3 Oct 23 Borrower Questions


I am receiving a message to repay my loan but I didn't receive the money

2 Oct 22 Borrower Questions


Dear Sir/Madam, I was a faithful member of Zidisha since 2014 until I got financial problems when my business collapsed. I have tried to pick u...

2 Oct 22 Borrower Questions

only 23 projects

I'm sure I used to browse through plenty of projects, but now I only see 23. Has there been some sort of change?

14 Oct 21 Lender Questions

Loan Expiring at Zidisha Staff Review Stage

Hello Please what could be the next step to follow should incase my loan expire at the staff review stage. As at now (15/02/2018) I have only one ...

1 Oct 21 Borrower Questions


my first loan is ksh 12 to be repaid in 3 weeks time in the ratio of 4. can i repay back 12 instantly today to qualify for the next loan or i have...

2 Oct 20 Borrower Questions

Membership fee

Can membership fee be refunded

2 Oct 20 Borrower Questions

Change of details

If I have changed my phone number how can I update it to my account?

2 Oct 20 Borrower Questions

BORROWED Ksh. 1101 ONLY TO LEND Ksh. 101

Morning, am a bit worried, am from Kenya, I borrowed Ksh. 1101 and it was approved but the only amount that I received is Ksh. 101 and am now requi...

2 Oct 20 Borrower Questions

My business

The mode of payment nowadays in Ghana is different. I need someone to educate me about it.

1 Oct 19 Borrower Questions

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