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A loan of $550 helped to buy stock merchandise for his store.


Juan's story

Juan is a member of the “Santa Ana” communal bank. He’s 33-years-old and is in a common law relationship. He supports his family with much effort and dedication because his main economic activity is selling basic staples like rice, sugar, noodles, oil and other things. He has a sales stand where he sells his goods to neighbors, friends, family members and other people. He’s been in this business for several years now and does very well thanks to the effort he puts into his work.

On this occasion he needs the loan to buy sacks of rice, sacks of sugar, noodles, jugs of milk and bread to increase his business capital. He is grateful for and values the loan and commits to make his monthly installment payments very responsibly.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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