Lucia is 36 years old, married with four children who are 1, 10, 12, and 17 years old. She works selling freeze dried potatoes, quinoa, and the dehydrated grains known as tunta and kaya.
Her store is located in the community of Cullucachi in the city of El Alto. This is her second loan from the institution.
Lucia is going to use this loan to buy a load of quinoa, freeze dried potatoes and dehydrated grains for her business. Her reason for asking for this loan is to increase her working capital as this is a season of high sales.
Lucia faces challenges in her business such as competition. She is going to use the loan proceeds to continue buying merchandise.
Lucia is a hardworking person who feels happy for the opportunity given to her by the granting of this loan.
Sra. Lucia tiene 36 años y es casada con 4 hijos que son de las edades de 1, 10, 12 y 17 años, ella se dedica al comercio de chuño, Quinua, tunta y kaya estos son cereales deshidratados, su tienda se encuentra en la comunidad de Cullucachi de la ciudad de El Alto, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Lucia va a usar este préstamo de para compra por cargas Quinua, chuño y caya por su negocio, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es incremento de capital de trabajo ya que esta época tiene mucha venta, la Sra. Lucia enfrenta retos en su negocio que son la competencia, ella va a utilizar los beneficios es seguir incrementando su mercadería, la Sra. Lucia es una persona muy trabajadora se siente feliz por la oportunidad que le brindan en la otorgación del crédito.
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