Marthaline is 26 years old and lives in Montserrado County, that has the largest free port and is the #1 commercial county in Liberia. She is single with four children between 5 months and 12 years old, that are in school and live at home. She has been selling dry fish for the past three years. Marthaline started this business with money given to her by her boyfriend, and she learned this business from her mother. Her favorite part about her business is that it gives her more profit. She is requesting a loan to purchase more dry fish for her business. In the future, she wants to build a house for her children.