This short note profiles the savings behavior of “Kevin” – one of the participants of the 2012-13 Kenya Financial Diaries project – and addresses the bigger question of whether and in which cases restricted savings accounts are desirable for people living on little.
Bankable Frontier Associates,Digital Divide Data, & FSD Kenya. (2014). Financial diaries respondent profiles issue 2: Extreme savings and thrift. Nairobi, Kenya: FSD Kenya.