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Mobile Wallets: The Newest Tool for Beauticians at a Pakistani Startup

Like many women in Pakistan, sometimes when Ms. Javed brought home cash after working all day at a traditional salon she could do little to prevent various unemployed male relatives from taking her savings. But digital financial services have helped chang…
Safia Javed, a 48-year-old beautician and mother of three sons in Lahore, has been the lone breadwinner in her family since her husband experienced renal failure several years a… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/mobile-wallets-newest-tool-beauticians-pakistani-startup/