Vannia is 38 years old. She is married to Carlos and works in a telecommunications company in the city of Cochabamba. Currently she lives in the northern part of the city, approximately 10 km from the city of Cochabamba. The house where she lives is not her own and she lives with her husband in a rental. They have two dependent children in their care.
The new loan from the institution is earmarked for the purchase of merchandise, due to the fact that she sells cell phone accessories. Currently the merchandise that she handles is very expensive and she needs capital for the business. This is because her capital is being used up by the rent on the house where she lives and on her store
La Sra. Vannia, es un señora de 38 años de edad, está casada con el señor Carlos, trabaja en una empresa de Telecomunicaciones en la ciudad de Cochabamba, actualmente la vive por la zona norte de la ciudad, aproximadamente a 10 km de la ciudad de Cochabamba, la casa donde vive no es propia, vive con su esposo en alquiler, ambos tienen 2 hijos dependientes a su cargo y el destino del nuevo crédito de la institución es para la compra de mercadería, debido a que se dedica a la venta de accesorios de celulares, en la actualidad la mercadería que maneja está muy caro, y necesita el capital para el negocio, ya que se está agotando el pago del alquiler de la casa donde viven y de la tienda del negocio.
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