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A loan of $475 helped provide her business and offer a better service.


Rocío's story

Rocío is a very hard-working woman who is married and has a son that lives with her and her husband. Her husband is a merchant at the flea markets, and for that reason he gets unstable incomes. That is why they decided to start their own fixed business and they attend to it personally, since they don\\\'t have employees.




Her clients have been increasing lately, so she needs a work capital to be able to provide more of her products and get better prices. She needs your support of $475 USD to have more supplies for her business and offer a better service to her clients. She plans to repay the loan within 5-10 months.

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Translated from Spanish by Isabel Tan, a Kiva Volunteer.



Rocío es una mujer muy trabajadora que está casada y tiene un hijo que vive con ella y su esposo. Su esposo es comerciante en los mercados rodantes y por lo mismo sus ingresos son muy variables, es por eso que decidieron iniciar este negocio fijo , el cual ellos atienden personalmente, ya que no cuentan con empleados.




Sus clientes se han venido incrementando últimamente y por eso que necesita de capital de trabajo para poder surtir en mayor volumen sus mercancías y conseguir mejores precios. Es por eso que requiere de un apoyo de $ 475 USD para poder surtir su negocio y brindar un mejor servicio a sus clientes, el plazo que requiere para pagar su préstamo será de 5-10 meses.


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