Marceline is 25 years old, single, and doesn't have any children. She owns a retail store where she sells household items. She prides herself on having an accurate scale for weighing products. With her business profits, Marceline has been able to afford healthcare for herself. She is taking out a loan to buy more household items for her store. Eventually, she hopes to be able to buy larger quantities of goods and become a wholesale store, selling to local retail shops.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) helps underserved Rwandans by providing its clients with the necessary credit and savings capabilities required for economic transformation. It offers credit products, including group and individual loans, as well as training in business development, financial literacy and health management. UOB loan products leverage social collateral since most group members have little to no collateral.