A loan of $750 helps luis to buy a car.


Luis's story

Luis is 58 years old and a driver. He is married and the father of four children, of whom two are adults and live in their own houses and two are university students. He also lives with two grandchildren who are in primary school. He lives in a house he owns.
He intends to use the amount of the loan to add to what he has to buy a car.
He dreams of being a great businessman.
He says that his greatest challenge is the lack of funds and the high cost of living.

Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Tricia Perry


This loan is special because:

It provides capital in underserved areas.

Nadia Costanzo, Kiva staff

Nadia Costanzo
Kiva staff


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Repayment schedule