Wall Street Journal / Unbanked: What Happens When a Country Is Financially Cut Off?

Photos and contributions to a Wall Street Journal feature on cash availability in the Marshall Islands.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/unbanked-marshall-islands-gets-further-cut-off-from-the-worlds-money-1529665201

Residents fish and chat near the pier at Ebeye, the Marshall Islands’ second most populous area, a 275-mile boat ride away from Majuro, the capital. JORDAN VINSON FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Cashier Carol Menwe rings up an order paid by check at the Lucky Star store on Ebeye Friday, March 16, 2018. CREDIT: Jordan Vinson for the Wall Street Journal.
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A customer of the Bank of the Marshall Islands enters the bank’s Ebeye branch Friday, March 16, 2018. CREDIT: Jordan Vinson for the Wall Street Journal.
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