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Efua A. sells salt; she goes to the market to buy it in large quantities and sells it in smaller quantities at Elmina near the new market. Efua has no educational background. She is married and has four children. Her husband is a teacher.

Efua has been selling salt in the market since 2000. She supports her husband in the payment of school fees and apartment rent. Her loan will be used to buy more sacks of salt to sell. She hopes to save the new profits from her business to further her children’s education.

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  • $3,500
    Average annual income
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  • $12,634,025
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    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Efua to buy more sacks of salt to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 28, 2009
Sep 25, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 16, 2010