Elizabeth B. is thirty-four years old. She is married and has given birth to four children: two sons and two daughters who are currently in the junior high and the primary schools. She lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in a commercial town called Dwenase in the Western Region. Her husband is a security officer.
Elizabeth is a trader. She trades in cereals such as maize, beans, etc. She buys her goods from nearby communities at affordable prices and sells at the market square in her community. She supplies to food vendors and retailers. Elizabeth also treks to other markets to sell. She has been in business for three years and wants a loan to buy goods in bulk. She aspires to expand her business and sponsor all her children in school to the apex.