A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a used car.


Yen's story

Yen C., 45, is married with four children. She resides in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia, with her husband and children. To make a living, she runs a business selling balloons, earning collectively an income of US $8 per day. Her husband always helps his wife in the business. The family is also assisted by three of her children who are able to earn an income of US $2 each per day to help cover the family expenses. C. and her husband are seeking to improve their standard of living and generate a better income. Therefore, C. is asking for a loan of US $1000 to purchase a car to operate a new business, selling kitchen utensils. This car will enable C. and her husband to transport those utensils easily for sale in her province. This is her first loan from CREDIT, Kiva’s partner.



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