Miatta is 47 years old and lives in Montserrado County, which has the largest Freeport and is the number one commercial county in Liberia. She is married with two children, aged 15 and 27 years; one is working and living on his own, and the last lives at home and attends school.
For the past five years, she has been selling oil. She started this business with money given to her by her husband. The business lets her save more money. She is requesting a loan to purchase more oil for her business. Her plan is to build a house for her children.