Salome is a married woman. She describes herself to be goal oriented. She operates a retail business where she sells vegetables. She has been involved in this business for five years. Her business is located in a good area and most of her customers are regulars. She describes her biggest business challenge to be a lack of resources. She will use the KES 20,000 loan to buy more vegetables to sell. Her business goal is to have a retail shop within five years. She hopes that in the future, her business will grow and her living standards will improve. This is her first loan with SMEP DTM.