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close this bookBasic Accounting for Credit and Savings Schemes (Oxfam, 1996, 96 p.)
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View the documentIntroduction
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Open this folder and view contentsChapter 2: Recording the transactions
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 3: Balancing the books
View the documentChapter 4: Sorting the data
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 5: The balance sheet
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 6: Administration of loans
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 7: Administration of savings
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 8: Sustainability
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 9: Stock
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 10: Checking the accounts
View the documentGlossary
View the documentFurther reading
View the documentAppendix 1: A worked example
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Further reading

Arrosi, S et al (1994) Funding Community Initiatives, UNDP/Earthscan.

Bakhoum, l et al (1989) Banking the Unbankable: Bringing Credit to the Poor, Panos.
Cammack, J (1992) Basic Accounting for Small Groups, Oxfam, Oxford.
Conroy, J D, Taylor, K W. Thapa, G B (1995) Best Practice of Banking with the Poor, Foundation for Development Co-operation., Brisbane, Australia.
Devereux, S and Pares H with J Best (1990) Credit and Savings for Development, Oxfam, Oxford.
Fall, A (1991) Cereal Banks at Your Service, ALIN, Dhakar.
FAO (1989) Revolving Loan Funds and Credit Programmes for Fishing Communities, FAO, Rome.
Frimpong-Ansah, J H and Ingham, B (eds) (1992) Saving for Economic Recovery in Africa, James Currey.
Hurley, D (1990) Income Generation Schemes for the Urban Poor, Oxfam, Oxford.
Lloyd, T and Morrissey, O (eds) (1994) Poverty, Inequality and Rural Development: Case-Studies in Economic Development, Volume 3, Macmillan. Millard, E (1988) Financial Management of a Small Handicraft Business, Oxfam, Oxford.
Otero, M and Rhyne, E (1994) The New World of Micro-enterprise Finance, Intermediate Technology Publications.
Rogaly, B and Johnson, S (forthcoming, 1997) Financial Services and Poverty Reduction, Oxfam, Oxford.