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Is It Possible to Use Fintech for Remittances in the Pacific Islands?

In October 2019 the report “Finteching Remittances in Paradise: a path to sustainable development” was published by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Paci...
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Why Can It Be So Expensive to Send Money Overseas?

In September 2019, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission - the ACCC - released their final report on the Foreign Currency Conversion Services Inquiry.The focus wa...
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Ten Ways to Keep Your Money Safe When Using Your Mobile Device

At SendMoneyPacific we love that it’s possible to send money via your mobile phone or mobile device such as a tablet, if you have access to the internet.  It’s opened up ...
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Giving After a Disaster Strikes

It’s that time of year again - cyclone season in the Pacific.If disaster strikes, how can we best help our family, friends, and wider Pacific communities to get back on their ...
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How You Say My Pacific Name Matters

Reproduced with permission of Arieta Tora Rika - the writer, Pacific storyteller, and Talanoa's founder. I’m Fijian, and there’s one stereotype I can’t deny. I love Rugby...
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Natural Disasters in the Pacific – the Role of the World Food Programme (WFP)

The Pacific is one of the most vulnerable regions to natural hazards in the world – and climate-related disasters are increasing the threat. Of the 20 states with the hig...
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