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A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a motorbike for her husband to start a new business.

Los's story

Los F., 53, resides in Battambong Province, Cambodia, an area known for quality rice products. F. and her husband sell dry cow meat, earning an income of USD 8 per day. Each month, the family has to spend USD 73 on food and USD 10 on the other necessary expenses. Los is requesting a loan of USD 1000 to purchase a motorbike for her husband to operate a business as a motor-taxi driver. This will be her first from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva partner.

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