Rahim has more than 15 years experience in the cattle business his parents own. They sell milk, cheese, and beef at a bazaar and in their local area. They also keep chickens at their farm. In addition, Rahim works as a construction worker. He is 33 years old, married, and has 2 children. Rahim's and his family live with his parents and brother. Rahim plans to buy land and build a house for his family and to start his own agriculture business. Today he has applied for the loan to buy one cow with calf.
About VisionFund AzerCredit:
Vision Fund AzerCredit was established in 1996 to provide credit to ensure people can take control over their own lives and livelihoods.
While VF AzerCredit works both in the urban and rural areas of Azerbaijan, the emphasis is placed on providing loans to micro and small rural entrepreneurs and self-employed poor, covering remote areas, which are not bankable.
AzerCredit provides group loans, agriculture loans and household and family loans for small and micro entrepreneurs.