Her husband earns a living as a building worker and generates revenue of approximately $4 a day.
The couple has given a birth to six children. Three are single, and now they are employed in different jobs. The other three are married and live in their own homes.
Shin H. says that her house is in the process of being built and it has not been finished because of insufficient cash. To solve this problem, Shin H. has decided to request a loan to buy wood to complete the building.
About HKLHattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.
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