Vida is thirty-eight years old. She is married and has given birth to four children who are all in school. She lives with her family in a rented apartment in a fishing community in the central region of Ghana. Vida works hard to support her husband in providing for the family. She trades in children’s clothing such as dresses and panties. She sells door-to-door and also treks to nearby communities to sell. She buys her goods from Accra. Vida has been in business for over ten years and wants a loan to increase her stock. It is her desire to give all her children a good education.