Martiniano lives in the La Guardia neighborhood of the town of Basilio. He offers Internet services and he also repairs radios. He has been running his Internet café for one year, and his wife helps him in the shop. The loan he is requesting will be used to buy more computers to expand his activity. He was born in the Cochabamba department and some 30 years ago he came to La Guardia, where he started his family. Due to the economic crisis, his first wife went working in Spain, where she started a new life. He was left with his young children and he raised them: they are now economically independent, and so he has recently stated living with his new wife. He is thankful to the institution for the economic support provided.
El Sr. Martiniano Vive en el municipio de la Guardia, localidad de Basilio, tiene un punto internet, donde brinda servicio, también arregla radios, hace un año que a puesto su punto, su esposa le ayuda en el negocio, el destino del crédito es para comprar equipo de computadoras para ampliar su negocio, es nacido en el departamento de Cochabamba, hace unos 30 años que llego a la ciudad, donde formo su familia, por crisis económica su primera esposa se fue a trabajar a España, donde formo otra vida, el quedo con sus hijos pequeño lo cual el los crio, ahora ya son independientes y por lo tanto el convive recién con su nueva esposa; se siente agradecido con la institución por el apoyo económico brindado.
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