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Total loan: $1,825

Carmen Amelia

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Manta, Manabí Province, Ecuador / Services

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A loan helped to buy products for her new business, like shampoo, creams, hair vitamins and more.

Carmen Amelia's story

Carmen Amelia is in a common law marriage and from this relationship, she has 2 minor children. They are in high school. The couple runs an events business. They live in Manta, a beautiful city known for its beautiful beaches and its delicious cuisine. It has been much affected by Covid-19.

She is very hardworking and she likes to earn her own income and thus contribute to the household budget. That is why, for more than 17 years, she has had a business in her house selling clothes, jewelry and makeup. She has regular customers, and sometimes she goes out to sell on credit and for cash up front. She collects biweekly and at the end of the month. Her sales have gone down, so with the loan, she will start a new business, which is doing hair and keratin treatments.

She will invest the loan in buying products for her new business, like shampoo, creams, hair vitamins, and more. Her goal is to own her own home and locale.