Los Amigasos Group
Cinthia works selling clothing. She has a stand in the town of El Torno. This is her first loan sequence within the institution. Cinthia is going to use this loan to buy winter clothing such as pullovers and jackets thus providing a variety of products to her customers and increasing her earnings. Her reason for asking for this loan is to continue improving her business. Cinthia is going to use the profits to continue buying a variety of clothing according to the season. Cinthia is a hardworking woman who feels happy for the opportunity as it is the only activity which allows her to support herself and her family.
About EmprenderEmprender has been working in Bolivia since 1999. It is dedicated to becoming a key tool in the development of its clients and the improvement of their quality of life. Operating in three of Bolivia’s major cities – La Paz, Cochabamba, and Santa Cruz – Emprender offers both urban and rural clients the opportunity to obtain financial products tailored to fit their needs and businesses. These products include housing loans, salary loans, “opportunity” (short-term) loans, and higher education loans. To better the quality of life for its clients and non-clients through non-financial services, Emprender offers free medical consultations and health classes given by trained doctors.
This is a Group Loan
In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.
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