Riham is a mother of three sons and two daughters, her husband is an electricity technician, he installs electricity networks for houses. One of Riham's sons works as a taxi driver in the city where they live. Riham has received three loans and this is the fourth one that her son needed to perform maintenance and pay for car licensing expenses.
Riham has been a very good customer who repays in time, and her son is a well-respected young man who wants to help his father raising his brothers and sisters and share in house expenses needs.
Riham's son Younis appears in the picture next to the car as Riham doesn't think it's appropriate that her picture is published online, especially she is not the one driving the car.
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