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Trinidad & Tobago: Saving by Sou Sou

Categories: Caribbean, Trinidad & Tobago, Economics & Business, History

“A sou sou is structured where one person will be in charge of collecting monies from a group of people. All the monies collected will be given to one person in the group, on selected dates, and it rotates that way until each person has received what they call, a ‘hand'”: Outlish [1] suggests this centuries-old tradition still has value today.