MFIs were in a hurry to grow and lend, thanks to their private equity investors.
Imagine that your maid borrowed Rs 30,000 from you, promising to repay within a year from her monthly wage of Rs 4,000. Do you think you could
cut Rs 2,500 from her monthly wages, every month? First of all, do you expect her to repay anything? Would you charge any interest on your lending?