Nicolás is from Chuquisaca. He is 25 years old, single, and has no children. He has an elementary school education and has been working as a taxi driver for eight years. He has been a member of the Moto-Taxi Transport Association for five years, but his motorcycle has some problems that prevent his offering efficient service, so he needs a loan to buy a new motorcycle and continue working with better tools.
El señor Nicolás es de Chuquisaca, tiene 25 años, es soltero y no tiene hijos, estudio hasta nivel primario, hace 8 años trabaja como moto taxista y está afiliado a la asociación de transporte de moto taxi hace 5 años, pero su motocicleta actualmente tiene algunas dificultades que no le permiten prestar su servicio con eficiencia, por ello requiere un crédito para adquirir una motocicleta nueva y seguir trabajando con una mejor herramienta de trabajo.
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