Suleyman is 38 years old, married and a father of two school children. His family lives together with his pensioner parents. Suleyman's wife works as a cleaner at the local school.
For the past 8 years, he has been raising cattle to improve the family living condition. He purchases cows and calves, fattens them for several months, then sells them for a profit at the cattle market. His father helps him a lot.
In order to expand his husbandry activity and earn a good income, Suleyman is seeking a loan to help him buy and sell a cow.
About VisionFund AzerCredit:
Vision Fund AzerCredit was established in 1996 to provide credit to ensure people can take control over their own lives and livelihoods.
While VF AzerCredit works both in the urban and rural areas of Azerbaijan, the emphasis is placed on providing loans to micro and small rural entrepreneurs and self-employed poor, covering remote areas, which are not bankable.
AzerCredit provides group loans, agriculture loans and household and family loans for small and micro entrepreneurs.