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Cayaltí - Chiclayo, Lambayeque, Peru / Services
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A loan helped to invest it in the purchase of products for beauty treatments.
Erika Paola's story
Erika Paola is 28 years old, is single, and has no children. She lives with her parents in the house of her family, in simple living conditions. Her family is very close, they live in a community where the main activities are commerce, agriculture, and cattle-raising. This community is located in the district of Cayaltí, in the province of Chiclayo, Lambayeque Region, on Peru's north coast. Erika Paola works raising and selling small animals (ducks, guinea pigs, rabbits, turkeys, etc.), and she also has a hair salon. She asks for a loan to invest it in the purchase of products for beauty treatments (hair color, nail polish, magazines with model haircuts, wigs, etc.). With this, she can better attend to her customers and add value to her services, and as a consequence, her income will increase and her profits and her quality of life will improve.