Placidie is 43 years old. She has three children, aged between 14 and 17, all of whom attend school. Placidie sells different types of shoes. She has been doing this business for twelve years. She plans to use the profits obtained from her business to buy a house.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) helps underserved Rwandans by providing its clients with the necessary credit and savings capabilities required for economic transformation. It offers credit products, including group and individual loans, as well as training in business development, financial literacy and health management. UOB loan products leverage social collateral since most group members have little to no collateral.