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Maria Concepcion

Update on Maria Concepcion

María is requesting another loan to buy fresh shellfish, fish, shrimp, and crabs. She thinks she's working well with the loans, which have helped her business grow. The investment she's going to make is very important because she'll keep her customers satisfied.

She says her sales profits have changed. She's improving her home little by little and has greater stability.
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María, está solicitando un nuevo préstamo para la compra de mariscos frescos, pescado, camarón, jaibas, considera que está trabajando bien con los préstamos que le ha ayudado al crecimiento del negocio, la inversion que realizara sea muy importante para que mantenga satisfechos a los clientes.

Ella comenta que las ganancias en sus ventas han cambiado, está mejorando poco a poco la vivienda, teniendo más estabilidad.

Previous Loan Details

María lives with her son and her three grandsons in her own house. She has been selling seafood for 5 years, and with her activity she has succeeded in providing for her family. She is requesting a loan to buy a variety of seafood, such as fresh and dried fish, clam, shellfish and shrimps. This ... More from Maria Concepcion's previous loan »

Additional Information

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.

About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 712
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $27,098,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Maria Concepcion to buy fish, shrimp, and crabs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 10, 2012
Dec 4, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 18, 2013
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Maria Concepcion. It was first posted on Kiva on Apr, 2012. Learn More