Mathew is a 35-year-old, married man. He has four children, with ages ranging from two years to 12 years. He describes himself to be hard-working.
Mathew operates a retail store where he sells maize. He has been involved in this business for five years. His business is located in a potential business area. He describes his biggest business challenge to be a poor road network.
He will use the KES 50,000 loan to buy cereals to sell. His business goal is to expand his business within five years. This is his second loan with SMEP Deposit Taking Microfinance Limited (SMEP DTM) after managing to successfully pay a previous loan of KES 20,000.