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Aurelio is 34 years old. He has been married to Rosa for 8 years. Both of them have a primary school education. They have 3 dependent children. The family lives in a town far from the town of Colomi, community of Capihuara, of the Villa Tunari municipality. Aurelio sells construction materials such as coarse sand, fine sand and gravel with his own dump truck. They are also farmers and grows citrus fruit. He wife mainly does that, in the same place where they live. In this way, they support themselves financially and pay for their children's education and more. Aurelio and his wife need a loan to buy corrugated iron for his two story house that they are just now finishing construction on. They have invested everything they have in it. Aurelio wants to finish building his house as soon as possible so they can live more comfortably, sine the house they live in now is in poor condition.
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El señor Aurelio de 34 años de edad casado con la señora Rosa hace 8 años, ambos con una instrucción de nivel primario, tienen 3 hijos dependientes, la familia vive en un lugar lejano del pueblo de Colomi comunidad Capihuara del municipio de Villa Tunari. El señor Aurelio se dedica a la venta de agregados de construcción arena boleado, arena fina y piedra con Volqueta propio a la vez son agricultores con cultivo de cítricos que mayormente se dedica la esposa en la misma comunidad, de esta forma ellos se mantienen económicamente tanto como para mantener su estudio de sus hijos y otros; Don Aurelio y su esposa necesitan el préstamo para comprar material de construcción calamina para su vivienda de dos plantas que recién está haciendo terminar de construir en lo cual invirtieron todo el ahorro que tenían. Don Aurelio quiere terminar su casa lo más antes posible así para vivir más cómodos ya que la vivienda actual donde viven está en malas condiciones.

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  • $2,817
    Average annual income
  • 109
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  • $29,582,625
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Aurelio to buy construction materials for his home.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 14, 2012
Feb 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014