Moussa S. is 48 years old. He is married to Aminata, who is a housewife, and has 8 children. He lives with his family in Adjamé, a populated suburb in the north of the Abidjan district. Moussa sells various women's fashion articles in the Adjamé market. Moussa has been in this business for many years, and has been able to earn enough to support his family. Moussa is a dynamic tradesman. His shop is well-replenished with ladies' fashion articles, and he manages to make a good profit margin from selling these goods. In expectation of the coming celebrations of Aid El Kebir, Christmas and the New Year, Moussa would like to purchase more goods for sale, in order to meet his customers' needs. He is asking for a loan of US$1025 for this purpose. Moussa has been enrolled in the AE&I microcredit program since 2005 and has had a good credit performance since then.