34-Cielo Radiante - 34 Group
María is 41 years old, is married and has three children who are in school age. She is engaged in selling cosmetics by catalog, selling her products as a street peddler. She visits homes and public and private offices in the city of Cochabamba, where she offers her products.
This loan is her third sequence within the institution. María will use this loan to buy cosmetics and jewelry in bulk and in sale, and thus she provides variety of products to her customers and increases her profits. The reason for applying for this loan is to continue improving in her business. María will use the benefits to keep buying variety of beauty products.
María is very hard-working, she feels happy for the opportunity given to her and her fellow group members because, in many cases, they get their families ahead alone.
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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