Ansu H. is 27 years old, married and has three children. Two of her children are in school and the youngest is still breastfeeding. She is married to a teacher in a school in the community where they live. To support her household, she sells cosmetics to loyal clients in her neighborhood. She also sells various kinds of food, which she prepares every morning. Ansu switches to the sale of cosmetics in the afternoon. She says that selling cosmetics is very lucrative and therefore she wants to expand her inventory and increase her sales and income. Ansu is applying for this loan to buy bags of maize, fish and vegetables as well as cosmetics.