Susana A. is 43 years old, married and has four children—a daughter and three sons. Some are currently in the senior high school and some are in the the junior high and primary schools. The family lives in a rented apartment in a commercial town called Dwenase in the Western Region. Her husband is a cocoa farmer. She sells food items such as plantain, cassava, yam, and so forth. She buys her goods from nearby communities at affordable prices and sells them in the market square in her community to chop bar operators and other retailers. Susana also treks to other markets to sell her products. She has been in business for over 15 years and wants a loan to buy goods in bulk. Susana aspires to expand her business and sponsor her children in school.