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Nelly
Nelly, age 40, lives in her own house with her 40 year old husband, Manuel, and their three young children. Together they look to get ahead. That is why they work hard every day. This enterprising woman sells a very well-known brand of beauty products. She is very happy with this work. It allows her to enjoy herself while she sells to her friends and acquaintances. With her power of persuasion, she manages to make frequent sales. She also sells sleepwear by order. This means that when she has orders, she gets a diversity of comforters and sheets from the wholesalers in the city. This business generates good income. She offers credit, but it is more expensive than paying in cash.

As if this weren’t enough, on the week-ends she needs to get up early to start selling tamales at the doorway of a bakery. With her work she helps her children. Also, she has many plans for the future like setting up a store in her house. There is no competition in her area.

This is her seventh loan with MFP, and she pledges to make her payments on time. She does not want to disappoint the people who made the loan possible. The loan will allow her to keep working as she looks to make progress. Nelly plans to use the requested loan to buy sheets and cosmetics in order to have stock. She has various pending orders that she wants to fill to improve her income.
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Nelly de 40 años, vive en su casa propia al lado de su esposo Manuel de 40 años y sus 3 jóvenes hijos; juntos buscan salir adelante es por esta razón que se esfuerzan a diario. Esta emprendedora mujer se dedica a la venta de productos de belleza de una reconocida marca, y esta muy contenta con su labor pues le permite entretenerse mientras le ofrece a sus amigos y conocidos, además por su capacidad de persuasión logra vender seguido. Paralelamente a esta actividad, comercializa ropa de dormir, por pedido, es decir cuando le encargan trae de los mayoristas de la ciudad diversidad de colchas y sábanas, este negocio le genera buenas ganancias, pues los ofrece a crédito pero a mayor precio del real. Como si fuera poco durante los fines de semana se debe despertar temprano para empezar con la venta de tamales en la puerta de una panadería, y en la labor le ayudan sus hijos, además tiene muchos planes para el futuro como el de instalar un bazar en su vivienda, pues por su zona no tiene competencia. Es el séptimo crédito que tiene con MFP y promete pagar puntualmente sus cuotas, pues no quiere quedar mal con las personas que hicieron posible el dinero que le permitirá continuar trabajando en busca del progreso. Nelly tiene planeado invertir el crédito solicitado en la compra de sabanas y cosméticos para tener en stock, pues tiene varios pedidos pendientes que quiere concretar para mejorar sus ganancias.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 65
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $54,533,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Nelly to buy sheets and cosmetics to fill her customers' orders.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 25, 2011
Listed
Jan 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 17, 2011