She is married to A. R. who has a business selling engine oil. He buys the engine oil from different companies and sells to different shops and customers. He has been doing this business for the past 10 years and has a good reputation among his customers.
Khursheed has given birth to 2 sons and 2 daughters. Her sons work in a factory for a low income while her daughters stay at home and help her finish the household chores. Khursheed couldn’t educate them due to poor financial circumstances.
She has applied for a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for her husband who wants to buy engine oil to resell. This will help him make more sales and earn more profits.
Khursheed is hopeful that after investing the loan money into his business, her husband will be able to improve his business. She is a regular loan user of Asasah and this is her third loan application. She is a responsible loan user and always maintained a good credit behavior with every loan.
Note: In the photo, the lady holding a book (an Asasah Passbook) is Khursheed.
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