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Arquimedes
Arquimedes is 50 years old, married, and lives in his own home with his wife. Arquimedes has a space in a wholesale market in the city. There, he waits patiently for his customers to come looking for products. He has worked in this business for 10 years and he does so along with his wife, who also prepares food to sell. This activity has provided them a good income up until now and with that income he can buy necessary products and pay for some home necessities. He hopes to continue working to make his business grow even more, and in the future open a food products store in his house.

With the amount of 1000 Nuevos Soles, he will buy sacks of yucca, and furthermore will buy ingredients and supplies to continue selling food in his market stall.
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Arquimedes tiene 50 años, está casado y vive en su casa propia junto su esposa. Arquimedes tiene un local en un mercado mayorista de la ciudad, ahí espera paciente a que vengan sus clientes en busca de productos. Lleva realizando este negocio por 10 años y lo hace junto a su esposa, que también prepare comidas para vender. Esta actividad le brindan buenos ingresos al día y con ellos puede llevar los productos necesarios y pagar algunas necesidades de su hogar, espera seguir trabajando para hacer crecer aun mas su negocio y en el futuro poner una tienda de productos comestibles en su casa. Este será el segundo préstamo con Kiva, y se compromete a ser un cliente responsable y puntual. Con el monto de 1000 soles, comprará sacos de yucas, además comprará ingrediente e insumos para seguir vendiendo comida en su puesto del mercado.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 34
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $54,501,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Arquimedes to buy yucca and other ingredients to sell food in his food stall.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 21, 2013
Listed
Jul 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 29, 2014