Chea N. is 54 years old and lives with her husband in Takeo province. She grows vegetables to sell at the local market, while her husband is a security staff member at a private company. Her husband is usually makes US$ 3 per day. This couple has three children; two are in school and one is a security guard like his father. Chea N. is asking for a loan of US$ 1200 to purchase a motorbike for her husband to use to commute to work.
KREDIT Ltd. is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.
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