Some people in Vietnam are taking to Facebook groups to hit back at dodgy lenders. Photo: EPA
Some people in Vietnam are taking to Facebook groups to hit back at dodgy lenders. Photo: EPA
Nicolas Lainez
Opinion

Opinion

Nicolas Lainez, Bui Thi Thu Doai and Tô Thu Phuong

In Vietnam, ‘Robin Hood’ borrowers are taking aim at digital loan sharks

  • The country is seeing a rise in digital loans, with young borrowers increasingly being caught out by predatory lenders
  • It has spawned hundreds of online groups where people share financial tips, provide support and even plot to teach loan sharks a lesson

Some people in Vietnam are taking to Facebook groups to hit back at dodgy lenders. Photo: EPA
Some people in Vietnam are taking to Facebook groups to hit back at dodgy lenders. Photo: EPA
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