Elizabeth A. is married and has five dependents. She has received senior high school education. Her husband is a trader.
Elizabeth sells various kinds of paints, turpentine, sandpaper, nails and spare parts at Castle near Nyankumasi, which she has been doing since 1989. She uses her income to support her husband in the payment of utility bills.
Elizabeth will use the loan to purchase more nails, paints and other building materials for sale. With the new profits from her expanded business, she plans save to increase her business.