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Lesbia Carolina
Lesbia is a humble 35 year old woman from Estelí. She has lived in Managua for 16 years. She is the mother of 3 children aged 6, 12 and 16. Right now, the three f them are in school. She is a merchant and sell various merchandise. She started working as a merchant when she was very young, with her mother, selling chicken and pork bullion. but she saw that that business wasn't profitable. That was why she decided to open her own business selling general merchandise. This business generates a lot of income daily. With help from financial institutions, she was able to to get her business ahead. She has other income, such as money that her husband gives her. She is asking for the loan to buy clothes and school supplies such as skirts, shirts, notebooks, pencils, etc. To take advantage of the school year when the sales of these items increase, she wants to grow her business' inventory and meet her customers/ demands. Her plans for the future are to improve her business infrastructure. Her next goal is to buy a pickup truck to transport her products to avoid more expenses.
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Lesbia una humilde señora de 35 años de edad, originaria de Estelí, pero tiene 16 años de residir en Managua, madre de 3 hijos entre las edades de 6, 12 y 16 años, actualmente los tres están estudiando, de oficio comerciante, se dedica al negocio de venta de mercadería variada. Inicio en el ámbito del comercio trabajando desde muy joven con su mama, vendiendo concentrado de pollo, cerdo y gallina, pero miro que este negocio no era muy rentable, fue así que decidió emprender su propio negocio como es el de la venta de mercadería en general el cual este negocio si le genera muchas ganancias a diario con ayuda de instituciones financieras pudo sacar adelante su negocio, cuenta con otros ingresos como dinero que le da su esposo. Ella está solicitando el préstamo para comprar ropa y articulo escolares como, faldas, camisas, cuadernos, lápiz, etc. Para aprovechar la temporada escolar en donde la demanda de estos productos escolares aumentan con el propósito de hacer crecer el inventario de su negocio y poder satisfacer las necesidades de su clientela, sus planes futuros es mejorar la infraestructura del negocio, su meta próxima es comprar una camioneta para transportar sus productos para evitar mayores gastos.

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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Lesbia Carolina to buy clothes and school supplies such as skirts, shirts, notebooks, pencils, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 9, 2013
Listed
Jan 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Feb 17, 2014