Veronica is 27 years old and married to a man who is working in a local NGO.
She is requesting the loan to buy additional supplies to put in her store including noodles, cigarettes, biscuits, and rice. She started with a working capital of $500 in 2010. She lives in a town just nearby the city.
She hopes to make her business bigger than this in the future.
Information about TRM
Tuba Rai Metin (TRM) is a microfinance institution in East Timor, one of the smallest, newest and least developed countries in Southeast Asia. The organization provides credit, savings and micro-insurance services to more than 7,000 clients. Its goal is to extend its reach into even more remote regions through branchless banking services.