Update on LkagvasurenLkagvasuren is a 42-year-old single man. He lives alone in a small house which he built in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia. He has been operating a taxi business for six years. During these years he has gained much experience. He gives the income he earns to his sister for saving. He earns around $300 a month from his taxi business.
Lkagvasuren's first loan was used to purchase a second-hand car, due to safety regulations for transportation. He said THANK YOU KIVA. This will be his second loan though Credit Mongol and he is one of their most reliable customers. Now he is requesting a loan 1,500,000 MNT to purchase construction materials to fix his wooden house.
Previous Loan DetailsLkavgasuren is a 42-year-old single man. He lives alone in a small house which he built in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia. He has been operating a taxi business for five years. During these years he has gained much experience. He is planning to sell his old car and purchase another se... More from Lkagvasuren's previous loan »
About Credit MongolCredit Mongol is the largest non-banking financial institution (NBFI) in Mongolia. Its mission is to contribute to the prosperity of Mongolians by providing high-quality, affordable and varied financial services to micro-entrepreneurs and small-to-medium-sized businesses. It prioritizes serving remote, rural populations that have typically lacked access to credit and other financial services. Uniquely, it offers solar panel loans to nomadic herders, most of whom live without electricity.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
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Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.
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