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Affordable credit : the way forward. /

by Collard, Sharon | Joseph Rowntree Foundation | Kempson, Elaine.

Publisher: Bristol, U.K. The Policy Press 2005Description: vi, 42 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 38-39)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

ANZ/ Brotherhood of St Laurence Saver Plus /

by Toohey, Trish | McCann, Sonia.

Publisher: 2005Description: p.42-44.Notes: August 2005Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Banking on the margins : promoting a more financially inclusive community : conference proceedings. /

by Sheehan, Genevieve (ed.) | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2003Description: 23 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Conference to mark the 2003 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, held at Federation Square, Melbourne, 16 October 2003. Contents: Executive summary -- Introduction / Nic Frances -- 1. The role of banks in society / John McFarlane -- 2. Why smart banks enter disadvantaged communities / Rob Hunt -- 3. Commercially viable banking for all / Rosalind Copisarow -- Panel discussion / Greg Fisher, Chris Field, Peter Kell and Paul Briggs -- Recommendations for banking on the margins in Australia.Summary: Proceedings of a conference held by the Brotherhood of St Laurence in October 2003, which brought together 150 people from business, government and community groups to address financial issues for low-income earners. Presenters include Rosalind Copisarow; John McFarlane; Rob Hunt; Greg Fisher; Peter Kell; Paul Briggs. ; Proceedings of a conference held by the Brotherhood of St Laurence in October 2003, which brought together 150 people from business, government and community groups to address financial issues for low-income earners. Presenters include Rosalind Copisarow; John McFarlane; Rob Hunt; Greg Fisher; Peter Kell; Paul Briggs. ; Proceedings of a conference held by the Brotherhood of St Laurence in October 2003, which brought together 150 people from business, government and community groups to address financial issues for low-income earners. Presenters include Rosalind Copisarow; John McFarlane; Rob Hunt; Greg Fisher; Peter Kell; Paul Briggs.Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Brotherhood of St Laurence submission : Productivity Commission Consumer Policy Framework. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2007Description: 6 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: The Brotherhood welcomes the Productivity Commission’s commitment to effective consumer policy as all Australians have a right to fair and affordable access to basic services. This access helps low income people to be part of Australia’s mainstream society, and for corporate, government and community sectors to all take responsibility for addressing social problems.Availability: Items available for loan: BSL Archives (1).

Community Development Finance in Australia : a discussion paper. /

by ANZ Banking Group.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited 2004Description: 31 p.Notes: May 2004 Bibliography: p. 31Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Consumer Credit Code review : submission to Consumer Affairs Victoria. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2005Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: September 2005 Includes bibliographical references (p. 18)Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Consumer Credit Code review: submission to Consumer Affairs Victoria /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence | Good Shepherd Youth and Family Service.

Publisher: 2005Description: 18p.Notes: September 2005 Includes bibliographical references (p. 18)Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Credit to the community : low cost lending and consumer credit /

by Chalmers, Jenny | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Prosser, Bruce.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1990Description: 78 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: 12/04/2001 copy in archivesSummary: This report focuses on the effectiveness of provision of low-cost loans to pensioners and beneficiaries by a group of community agencies in the inner Melbourne metropolitan area. These agencies have been partly funded by the Victorian Government under the Community Credit Program, an initiative launched in 1986 to improve the access of low-income people to affordable credit.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Crediting the poor : tips for providing bank loans. /

by Sheehan, Genevieve.

Publisher: 2004Description: 7 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: October 2004Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Decisions about personal debt among families at risk : personas and scenarios. /

by Singh, Supriya | RMIT University | Shelly, Marita.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. RMIT University 2005Description: 17 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p.16-17) September 2005Summary: In this report we present personas and scenarios as an aid to highlighting consumer problems and suggesting policy directions relating to consumer debt. We draw on our qualitative study of families at risk to broadly sketch the different ways consumers deal with personal debt. We use stories to illustrate some of the main problems related to decision making about personal debt. Personas and scenarios help place the consumer at the centre of policy, so that we can test policy against the life situations of consumers.Availability: (1)

Discovering soul work : my personal journey. 2003 Sambell Oration /

by Copisarow, Rosalind | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2003Description: 15 p. PDF.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: The 21st annual Sambell Oration, Thursday 16 October 2003 at the Melbourne Town Hall.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Do you really want to hurt me? : exploring the costs of fringe lending : a report on the NAB Small Loans Pilot /

by National Australia Bank (NAB).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. National Bank Australia 2010Description: 55 p.: ill.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: March 2010 Brotherhood of St Laurence was on the NAB Small Loans Pilot Advisory GroupSummary: The NAB Small Loans Pilot was an exercise in collaboration across a number of people from the community, education, government, and corporate sectors. Microfinace programs developed help to address financial exclusion and provide financial services to all Australians. These programs offer opportunity and a chance to people who are marginalised or excluded from mainstream financial servicesAvailability: (1)

Families at risk deciding about personal debt : report on the qualitative study. /

by Singh, Supriya | Shelly, Marita.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. RMIT University 2005Description: 20 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 20) September 2005Availability: (1)

Give us credit /

by Counts, Alex.

Publisher: New York, NY Times Books 1996Description: xx, 361 p. ; 24 cm.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Household debt in Australia : walking the tightrope. /

by Harding, Ann | Kelly, Simon | Cassells, Rebecca.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling (NATSEM). University of Canberra 2004Description: HTML.Notes: URL: 'http://www.amp.com.au/group/3column/0,2449,CH10071%255FNI74140%255FSI3,00.html' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:23:43 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Income support position paper : final draft. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 1999Description: 16 leaves.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: September 1999 This paper was drafted by the `Living Needs Support' practice group throughout 1999. This group consists of BSL staff and managers for income support services and a Social Action and research representative.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Loan officer handbook : the progress loan /

by Sheehan, Genevieve | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2007Description: 20 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: July 2007 Includes bibliographical references (p. 20)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Micro credit initiative: background information /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: unpub. 2004Description: 6p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Microcredit : more than just small change : 9-10 June 2005, Hotel Y, Melbourne : conference proceedings. /

by Landvogt, Kathy (ed.).

Publisher: Collingwood, Vic. Good Shepherd Youth and Family Service 2005Description: 75 p. : ill.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Saver plus; NILS; Includes "ANZ/ Brotherhood of St Laurence Saver Plus" Trish toohey (ANZ) and Sonia McCann (BSL, Relationship Manager, Saver Plus) , p. 42-44 "The BSL and community sector banking" Genvieve Sheehan (Microfinance Development Manager, Brotherhood of St Laurence) and Pat Cavanagh (Community Sector Banking, Bendigo Bank), p. 44-49Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Microfinance and poverty reduction. /

by Johnson, Susan | Rogaly, Ben.

Publisher: Oxford, U.K. Oxfam 1997Description: vii, 134 p.Notes: At head of title: Development guidelines Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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