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Total loan: $7,500


Meraux, LA, United States / Retail

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A loan helped me gain more inventory, improve marketing & advertising, and also access to working capital for my business.

Valerie's story

Growing up, I always felt I was meant to do more in life. I grew up with an absent mother who chose addiction over her girls. With that, I learned exactly what I wanted to be. I knew that no matter how long it took, I was going to find a way to do more. I put off going after my dreams for many years. I worked in accounting for a big corporation for the last 5 years and it wasn't until April of 2018 that I realized my life was about to change for the better. With a little help, I was able to start my dream. I spent countless amount of hours, days and months researching and finding out everything I could to be able to fulfill this dream. Through my Boutique and my brand, I want to give women something that I lacked growing up. That is the self confidence, the courage and most importantly that's love. I strive to give the best customer service and I hope my customers see that they are like family. They support my small business and for that I will always be grateful. My dreams for the future are to grow every single day. I currently still work a full time job while running all of my social media platforms and my boutique. I hope to be able to quit my full time job and make my dream of being a role model to other women my full time career.