Carmen is in her third loan; she's very responsible with her payments and has never been late. Her business entails selling "gangochos" (propylene bags and containers). She has steady customers at the community market, as well as in other markets. Her husband helps her distribute the orders. Carmen has been in this business for five years; she owns her own home.
LA SEÑORA CARMEN YA ESTA EN SU 3º SECUENCIA, ELLA ES MUY RESPONSABLE EN SUS PAGOS, NO TIENE NINGUN DIAS DE MORA. SU NEGOCIO ES LA VENTA DE GANGOCHOS (BOLSAS, ENVASES DE POLIPROPILENO), ELLA CUENTA CON CLIENTES FIJOS QUE LE COMPRAN TANTO DEL MERCADO CAMPESINO COMO DE OTROS MERCADOS, SU ESPOSO LE AYUDA A DISTRIBUIR LOS PEDIDOS, SE DEDICA A ESTE NEGOCIO DESDE HACE 5 AÑOS, VIVE EN CASA PROPIA.
Emprender has been working in Bolivia since 1999. It is dedicated to becoming a key tool in the development of its clients and the improvement of their quality of life. Operating in three of Bolivia’s major cities – La Paz, Cochabamba, and Santa Cruz – Emprender offers both urban and rural clients the opportunity to obtain financial products tailored to fit their needs and businesses. These products include housing loans, salary loans, “opportunity” (short-term) loans, and higher education loans. To better the quality of life for its clients and non-clients through non-financial services, Emprender offers free medical consultations and health classes given by trained doctors.